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Admissions Requirements

Admissions Tests Required: Recommended
Completion of College Preparatory Program: Recommended
Recommendations: Recommended
Secondary School GPA: Required
Secondary School Rank: Recommended
Secondary School Record: Required
TOEFL: Required
Common Application Accepted: Yes

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AP Acceptance: Yes
Credit for Life Experience: No

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Contact Info

3300 Poinsett Highway Greenville, SC 29613-6162
Phone: (864) 294-2000
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Furman University
  • Located in Greenville, SC
  • Private not-for-profit
  • 2,996 students enrolled
  • 70% admitted
  • $46,784 annual cost to attend


Student Responses to Review Topic: Tips for Prospective Students
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  • Student from Chicago
  • May-05-2014 I am a current student here

    If you ever come to Furman, download the app Yik Yak to your phone. It will use your current location to see what students say about Furman. You will truly get a sense of what Furman is like. If you do not have a chance to go to Furman, download the app anyway and select Peek in the More options button and go to Furman University.

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  • Anonymous
  • Jun-11-2013 I am a current student here

    Take advantage of the programs Furman offers first year students such as pre-orientation trips, summer scholars, and more. I really enjoyed Furman's first year residential program known as Engaged Living where you live with students in your first year seminar and have the opportunity to learn outside the classroom.

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  • Elizabeth from Chicago, IL
  • May-31-2013 I am a current student here

    Be prepared to dedicate time to your school work. It may seem difficult, but it definitely worth it. Also, Furman is a place where there is a niche for everyone, despite its smaller size.

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  • FUstudent from Florida
  • May-05-2013 I am a current student here

    Take your high school into account - if you grew up in a small, private school and loved it, this is a good school for you. If you like the diversity and large-school feel of a public school, consider that into your search for the perfect school. Furman is very small compared to state schools and attracts students who are highly motivated to be successful, as there are many fresh off the boarding school bus, and have this work-hard/play-hard mentality.

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