Built in 1961, refurbished in 2013

Vardy McBee has been called the "patron of culture" in Greenville. He donated the land that became the site for the Women's College to the Baptist convention.

Floor Layout

McBee Base | McBee 100 | McBee 200 | McBee 300 
*Diagrams in the floor layouts are not to scale.

Floor Space

Doubles: 12' x 15'
Triples: 12' x 20'

Closet Space

Doubles (2): 3'8"w 2'2"d x 9'h
Triples (3): 3'8"w 2'2"d x 9'h

Window Dimensions

Doubles: 4'6" wide x 6'3" high
Triples: 4'6" wide x 6'3" high

Other Dimensions

Desk: 42"w x 24"d x 30"h (cherry finish)
Mattress: 38" x 80" (extra-long)
Dresser: 30"w x 24"d x 30"h (cherry finish)
Chair: 18"w x 18"d x 32"h (cherry finish) Closet shelf
67 3/4" x 13" (2 shelves per closet)

Bath

4' x 12' suite bath (shower/tub combination) with tile floors, sink, and medicine cabinet

Other Details:

  • 2 beds (extra-long twins - lofted)
  • 2 desks with three pedestal drawers and a full kneespace drawer
  • 2 desk chairs - two-position frame
  • 2 dressers with three drawers
  • Carpeted floor
  • Closets in the double rooms have adjustable shelving, drawer, and hanging rod system
  • Kitchenette on each hall is equipped with full-size refrigerator, range, microwave, ironing boards, sink, and storage cabinets
  • Overhead lights in closet and room, vanity light is above bath mirror
  • Venetian blinds
  • Air conditioning
  • Each room is equipped with a Microfridge (combination refrigerator/freezer/microwave unit)

Connect with Admission

Furman University is one of the nation's premier undergraduate liberal arts colleges. We offer outstanding academics, opportunities for a broad range of talented students with a passion for learning, a robust arts program, and NCAA Division I athletics.

Want more information about the admission process at Furman?

Contact us

Once you see our campus, making the right college decision will be so much easier.

Plan a visit

Undergraduate Evening Studies provides adults the opportunity to receive an education from one of the premier liberal arts universities in the nation.

Whether you are starting or continuing your education, or have been away from the classroom for a few months or several years, our program provides many services to assist you with accomplishing your educational and professional goals.

Apply now

Our graduate studies program is designed for the professional educator.

We know the challenges teachers and administrators face every day, and we are committed to helping you become a leader within your school system or district.

Apply now
  • 50th Anniversary of Desegregation at Furman
  • Furman University