Student Handbook (The Helmsman)
Furman University is a community of learning enriched by the wide
variety of experiences and perspectives of its students. To support and enhance this environment, we have developed a set of well-defined policies, procedures and regulations that outline our expectations for students. We believe these guidelines promote the greater good, and ensure that every student has the ability to pursue their academic goals. As you become a member of our community, we encourage you to review our standards, and gain a greater understanding of what it means to study at Furman.
Get information about our student conduct process and procedures for students in violation of university policies and procedures. Understand our student conduct procedures
Learn about our expectations for student members of our community. Review Furman's student conduct code
Review our rules and regulations for living in our residential community. Review our policies for campus living
If you are planning to join a student organization, be sure to review
the procedures and guidelines that we have outlined for these groups. Get our student organization policies
Learn about the policies established by our university to ensure your personal freedom and safety. Read our administrative policies
|Furman University is committed to providing equal access to its educational programs, activities, and facilities to all otherwise qualified students without discrimination on the basis of race, national origin, color, creed, religion, sex, age, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other category protected by applicable state or federal law. An Equal Opportunity Employer, Furman also affirms its commitment to nondiscrimination in its employment policies and practices. For concerns related to discrimination on the basis of disability, contact the Disability Services Coordinator, 864-294-2320, 3300 Poinsett Hwy, Greenville, SC 29613. For all other concerns, contact the Assistant Vice President for Human Resources at 864-294-2217, 3300 Poinsett Hwy, Greenville, SC 29613.