What Makes Us Special

About Furman University

Founded in 1826, Furman University is a national liberal arts and sciences university, offering rigorous academics, broad research opportunities, a visual and performing arts program, and NCAA Division I athletics on a beautiful, 800-acre campus in Greenville, South Carolina. The Furman Advantage promises an individualized four-year pathway that connects students with mentors and engaged learning experiences, including study away, internships, research, and community involvement, to launch them into meaningful careers and lives of purpose.

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Admissions  Help

Middle 50% SAT Range For Freshman Class

Evidence-Based Reading and Writing630-710

Average High School GPA of Freshman Class: 3.59

Freshman Class Geographical Profile  Help

Enrollment  Help

Gender: All Undergraduates  Help

Women 61%
Men 39%

Diversity: All Undergraduates  Help

Freshmen Returning For Sophomore Year: 89.73%  Help

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Price of Attendance in 2019-20  Help

Percent of Freshmen Receiving Aid by Type  Help

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Tuition and Fees History  Help

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Faculty Information

Student Faculty Ratio 10:1
Full-time Faculty with highest degree 97%

Undergraduate Class Size

Number of Students 2-19 20-39 40-99 100+ Total
Number of Classes 439 225 0 0 664