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Tuition and Expenses


Cost of Attendance
$66,626
Tuition and Fees
$50,844
Room and Board
$13,034
Books and Supplies
$810
Other Expenses
$1,938
Payment Plans
Installment plan

Applying for Financial Aid


Financial Aid Office

Email
financial.aid@furman.edu
Web Site
Financial Aid Web Site
Net Price Calculator URL
Net Price Calculator URL

Application Process

Application Deadline
March 1
Award Notification
On or about March 15
Methodology for Awarding Institutional Aid
Federal and Institutional Methodologies
Forms Required Cost to File
FAFSA
Code is 003434
Free
State Aid Form  
CSS/Financial Aid Profile $25 for first college, $16 each additional
Noncustodial (Divorced/Separated) Parent's Statement  

Profile of 2018 - 19 Financial Aid


Freshman

Financial Aid Applicants
510 (71.3%) of freshmen
Found to Have Financial Need
350 (73.7%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
350 (100.0%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
155 (40.5%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
83%
Average Award
$40,488
Need-Based Gift
Received by 343 (98.4%) of aid recipients, average amount $30,222
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 234 (66.0%) of aid recipients, average amount $3,351
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 84 (29.9%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift
270 (40.3%) of freshmen had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $18,616

All Undergraduates

Financial Aid Applicants
1,528 (56.7%) of undergraduates
Found to Have Financial Need
1,214 (79.5%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
1,213 (100.0%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
528 (39.4%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
81%
Average Award
$41,883
Need-Based Gift
Received by 1,194 (97.6%) of aid recipients, average amount $30,365
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 867 (67.5%) of aid recipients, average amount $3,779
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 292 (29.6%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift
1,212 (48.2%) of undergraduates had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $18,905

Borrowing

2018 Graduates Who Took Out Loans
40%
Average Indebtedness of 2018 Graduates
$34,072
Parents of Students Receiving Aid
Not reported
Parents of Students Not Receiving Aid
Not reported

Financial Aid Programs


Loans

Federal Loans
Direct subsidized Stafford loans, direct unsubsidized Stafford loans, direct PLUS loans, Federal Perkins loans
State Loans
Available
Other Loans
 

Scholarships and Grants

Need-Based Available
Federal Pell grants, SEOG, State scholarships, Institutional scholarships, Private scholarships
Non-Need–Based Available
None

Non-Need Awards

Academic Interest/Achievement Award Areas
Area/Ethnic Studies, Biological Sciences, Business, Communication, Computer Science, Education, Engineering/Technologies, English, Foreign Languages, Home Economics, Humanities, International Studies, Mathematics, Military Science, Physical Sciences, Premedicine, Religion/Biblical Studies, Social Sciences
Number of Awards
Not reported
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Creative Arts/Performance Award Areas
Applied Art and Design, Creative Writing, Music, Theater/Drama
Number of Awards
Not reported
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Special Achievements/Activities Award Areas
Community Service, Leadership, Religious Involvement
Number of Awards
Not reported
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Special Characteristics Award Areas
Children of Faculty/Staff, Ethnic Background, International Students, Local/State Students, Relatives of Clergy, Religious Affiliation, Veterans
Number of Awards
Not reported
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 

Employment

Work-Study Programs
Federal work study available
Average Earnings from On-Campus Employment
Not reported

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