Furman University is proud to participate in the Tuition Exchange (TE) program, as well as the Associated Colleges of the South (ACS) program. If your parent is a faculty or staff member at a participating TE or ACS institution, we invite you to apply for either of these programs through your parent's Human Resources department. Please note that you still need to apply to Furman via the Common App.

Tuition Exchange

Tuition Exchange (TE) is a reciprocal scholarship opportunity for dependents of eligible faculty and staff at more than 600 member schools.

For the 2016-17 academic year, TE recipients will be awarded $34,000.

Associated Colleges of the South Tuition Exchange

The Associated Colleges of the South (ACS) tuition exchange program is available to dependents of eligible full-time faculty and staff at each member institution. Participants include:

  • Birmingham-Southern College
  • Centenary College
  • Centre College
  • Furman University
  • Hendrix College
  • Millsaps College
  • Morehouse College
  • Rhodes College
  • Rollins College
  • Southwestern University
  • Spelman College
  • Trinity University (Texas)
  • University of Richmond
  • University of the South
  • Washington and Lee University

For the 2016-17 academic year, ACS recipients will be awarded the cost of tuition.

Application Process

Your parent must complete an application with their Human Resources department at your home institution. Furman does not require any separate paperwork. Once your institution approves your application, Furman will be notified of your eligibility.

You must also apply for admission to Furman via the Common App. You may apply for admission under any of the application plans. All tuition exchange decisions will be made no later than April 1, at which time your financial aid package may be adjusted.

For additional questions, email Forrest Stuart​, Associate Vice President of Enrollment.


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