Furman Has a Disability Services Site
Individuals with disabilities make up 19.0% of the student population at Furman. For more information on policies and accommodations that the university provides to ensure all students get the opportunity to participate, you can visit Furman Disability Services.
Furman for the Military
While not a "service academy", Furman does offer support for veterans and those seeking a career in the armed forces. Undergraduates have access to one or more ROTC programs. For more information, check out our Furman for Veterans Guide.
Freshmen Living Arrangements at Furman University
Furman offers on-campus housing, but freshmen are not required to take advantage of it. In the end though, most do choose to live in the dorms.
* Data compiled from students who received financial aid, including loans.
Full-time vs. Part-time Studies at Furman University
Furman has a comparatively small, student body. There were 2,768 undergraduates in 2019. Full-time attendance was 2,665 (96.3%). Part-time attendance was 103 (3.7%).
Furman University is Ranked #569 for Overall Diversity
Compared to other colleges and universities across the nation, Furman receives top marks for overall diversity. We rank Furman #569 out of 3,514.
The chart below shows each element that we looked at to determine this ranking, and how that metric compares to the national average. 100 would indicate excellent diversity in each category, and 1 would mean poor diversity.
Furman University Competes in the NCAA
Furman has a total of 374 student athletes, 238 men and 136 women who compete in inter-collegiate athletics.
|Total Revenue (all teams)||$20,531,293|
|Total Expenses (all teams)||$20,531,293|
For more information about athletics including per-team sizes, coaching and scholarships check out our Guide to Furman University Athletics