Getting Involved Furman University

When you’re a student at Furman, your calendar will be full. Furman has around 150 clubs and organizations. Ultimate​ frisbee. WPLS radio. Film clubs. Student government. Fraternities and sororities. If you can name it, there are probably a group of students who are involved it. If not, find a few students who share your interest and start your own.

Student organizations

With more than 150 student organizations, there's not much you won't find at Furman. Our organizations and clubs run the gamut, and connect you with people who share your passion. If you can’t find a group that suits your needs, recruit a few students who share your interest and start your own. Get involved.

fraternity and sorority Life

Furman has 13 active sororities and fraternities on campus. Unlike other institutions, our Fraternity and Sorority Life community does not rush new members until the spring. This gives you an opportunity to become familiar with your new surroundings before determining if a sorority or fraternity is right for you. Join our community.

Heller Service Corps

Essential to the Furman experience—both in and out of the classroom—is preparation for a life of consequence and meaning. Heller Service Corps, our largest student organization, encourages an in-depth commitment to the community. Supported by a $1.5 million endowment, the organization places more than 1,800 students in agencies serving the community each year. From building homes to working with the underprivileged, there are dozens of ways to get involved. Volunteer with us.

The Shucker Center for Student Leadership

The Shucker Center for Leadership Development is a two-year program that guides emerging leaders through self-exploration, initiative, commitment, collaboration and experiential learning. It inspires students to explore their passions and become catalysts for change. Become a leader.

Student media

Whether you're interested in chasing the big story or playing your favorite tunes on the radio, there’s a place for you at Furman. Join one of our student media outlets.​​

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