Furman University

Furman University

Greenville, South Carolina

Tuition and Fees

The cost for undergraduate students to attend Furman University for an academic year can be broken down into $50,464 for tuition, $380 for fees, $810 for books and supplies, $13,034 for room and board and $1,938 for other expenses. The cost for in-state and out-of-state students is the same.

Tuition and Fees

Books and supplies$810
Room and board$13,034
Other expenses$1,938

Tuition Plans

Any alternative tuition plans offered by institutionYes
Tuition guaranteed planNo
Prepaid tuition planNo
Tuition payment planYes
Other alternative tuition planNo

Financial Aid

94% of undergradate students at Furman University received financial aid. The distribution of financial aid types at Furman University consists of 92% receiving grant or scholarship aid of $29,884 on average, 12% receiving pell grants of $4,458 on average, 91% receiving institutional grants or scholarships of $27,306 on average, and 31% receiving federal student loans of $5,168 on average.

Average Grant/Scholarship Aid


Awarded any Financial Aid

Aid TypeNumber ReceivingPercent ReceivingAverage Aid Received
Grant or scholarship aid65792%$29,884
Pell grants8812%$4,458
Institutional grants or scholarships65291%$27,306
Federal student loans22031%$5,168

Net Price

Average Net Price


Net prices changes by family income and financial need. Net price typically increases with increase in family income because of higher amounts of financial aid available to students belonging to lower income families. Students in the lowest $0 – $30,000 family income bracket paid net price of $20,400 compared to net price of $21,335 in the $30,001 – $48,000 family income bracket, $22,225 in the $48,001 – $75,000 family income bracket, $30,872 in the $75,001 – $110,000 family income bracket and $40,315 in the $110,001 and more family income bracket.

Net Price by Family Income

Family IncomeNet Price Paid
$0 – $30,000$20,400
$30,001 – $48,000$21,335
$48,001 – $75,000$22,225
$75,001 – $110,000$30,872
$110,001 and more$40,315

Net price reflects the actual cost to attend after accounting for finanical aid. Net price includes tuition, books, living costs, and other expenses after subtracting federal financial aid received by students.

Sticker Price

The cost for a 4 year bachelors degree at Furman University is $273,619. The cost reported is aggregated over 4 years and includes tuition and fees, books and supplies, room and board, and other miscellaneous expenses. The year to year increases in tuition and cost of living are accounted by applying a rate of increase of 2% which is based on the average rate of increase in the last 2 years as reported by Furman University. The actual net cost paid by students could be lower because financial aid is not accounted for in this cost. The cost for in-state and out-of-state students is the same.

4-year Sticker Price

Year Sticker Price