Furman University

Men's D1 Coach: Richie Meade
Profile
Size
4 / 10
2,734 Undergrads / 2,949 Students
Cost
10 / 10
$32,951 Net Price
Selectivity
6 / 10
61% Admitted
  • Team Conference

    Southern Conf. (SOCON)

  • College Type

    4-year, Private non-profit

  • Campus Type

    Suburb: Large

Student Body
Gender
  • Male
  • Female
Enrollment
  • Full Time
  • Part Time
Geography
  • In-State
  • Out-of-state
  • Foreign
  • Other
Ethnicity
  • White
  • Black
  • Asian
  • Latino
  • Foreign
  • Other
Student-to-faculty Ratio
10 to 1
Return For Sophomore Year
93%
Overall Graduation Rate
81%
Graduate On Time / in 6 Years
73% / 81%
Calendar System
Semester
Religious Affiliation
None
Housing
On campus housing is provided and is not required for incoming freshman

Other includes American Indian, Native Alaskan, Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander, two or more races and unknown race / ethnicity.

Team Road Trips

During the season, the team typically stays in the Southeast, traveling to High Point, NC, Richmond, VA, Lexington, VA, Macon, GA and Jacksonville, FL. Other trips in the past include Colorado Springs, CO, Louisville, KY and Washington D.C.

Recruit Commits
2020
  
HS
Hometown
Position(s)
Ben Lever Middle Creek Apex, NC Def
Theo Becker Archbishop Moeller High School Cincinnati, OH Att, Mid
Jackson Klein St. John's Prep Danvers, MA LSM, Def
David Creo Chaminade High School Rockville Centre, NY Mid
 
2019
  
HS
Hometown
Position(s)
Anson Walldorf RJ Reynolds Winston Salem, NC Mid
Jack Praver Cape Henry Collegiate School Virginia Beach, VA Def
Matthew Back Gonzaga College HS Washington, DC Goal
Cole O'Neill Gonzaga College HS Washington, DC Mid
Zack Kinsella Severn School Severna Park, MD Mid
Andrew Jenet Chaminade Mineola, NY Goal
Brett Tenaglia New Fairfield New Fairfield, CT Att
Christian Desimone Bayshore Bay Shore, NY Mid
Jack Dowd Ponte Vedra Ponte Vedra, FL Mid
Luke Majick Forest Hills Central Grand Rapids, MI Mid
Matthew Zito Chaminade Mineola, NY Def
Nick Yovino St. Thomas Aquinas Fort Lauderdale, FL Mid
Robert Almand Vandegrift Austin, TX Mid
Luke Majick Forest Hills Central Grand Rapids, MI Mid
Andrew Jenet Chaminade Malverne, NY Goal
Nick Yovino St. Thomas Aquinas Fort Lauderdale, FL Mid
Matthew Zito Chaminade Wantagh, NY Def
Robert Almand Vandegrift Austin, TX Mid
Christian DeSimone Bay Shore Brightwaters, NY Mid
 
2018
  
HS
Hometown
Position(s)
Jack Brocato St. Paul's School Baltimore, MD Att
Jonathan Endicott Trinity High School Louisville, KY Att
Austin Leonard Weddington High School Weddington, NC Att, Mid
Gavin Corkett St. Mary's HS Annapolis Annapolis , MD Att
Hackett Cummins Isidore Newman School New Orleans, LA Def, LSM
Costan Pendleton Vandegrift Vandegrift, TX Att
Alex Byron Charlotte Country Day Charlotte, NC Def
 
2017
  
HS
Hometown
Position(s)
 
2016
  
HS
Hometown
Position(s)
 
2015
  
HS
Hometown
Position(s)
Unofficial list from public sources and recruit submissions.
Events By Furman University Coaches
Sep 22 '18
Greenville, SC
 
Men's 13-18
Dec 1-2 '18
Greenville, SC
 
Men's 13-18
Jul 22-23 '19
Greenville, SC
 
Men's 13-18
Location
3300 Poinsett Highway, Greenville, SC, 29613, Greenville, SC, 29613 See Directions
Team Videos
Where Grads Live
  • Greenville South Carolina Area
  • Greater Atlanta Area
  • Charlotte North Carolina Area
  • Washington D.C. Metro Area
  • Columbia South Carolina Area
  • Greater New York City Area
  • Charleston South Carolina Area
  • Raleigh-Durham North Carolina Area
  • Greater Nashville Area
  • Greensboro/Winston-Salem North Carolina Area
  • Dallas/Fort Worth Area
  • Greater Boston Area
  • Orlando Florida Area
  • Tampa/St. Petersburg Florida Area
  • Greater Chicago Area
Where Grads Work
  • Greenville County Schools
  • US Army
  • Wells Fargo
  • Bank of America
  • Greenville Health System
  • Deloitte
  • EY
  • AT&T
  • Michelin
  • Clemson University
  • IBM
  • BlueCross BlueShield of South Carolina
  • PwC
  • Fluor Corporation
  • SunTrust Bank
What Grads Do
  • Education
  • Sales
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Operations
  • Finance
  • Media and Communication
  • Legal
  • Research
  • Community and Social Services
  • Consulting
  • Marketing
  • Healthcare Services
  • Information Technology
  • Arts and Design
  • Administrative
Data from
Niche Grades
Overall
Student Life
Professors
Academics
Test Scores
SAT
Critical Reading
560 - 670
Math
590 - 690
Total
1200 - 1400
ACT
English
26 - 34
Math
25 - 29
Composite
26 - 31

This range represents the middle half of incoming freshman from the 25th to 75th percentile. The writing component is now optional and no longer reported. Historical writing ranges: 550 - 660 for SAT

SAT Math
SAT Reading
ACT

This distribution represents incoming freshman test scores and GPA on 4.0 scale.

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Admissions
 
Total
Male
Female
Applicants 5,002 1,969 3,033
% Admitted 61% 59% 63%
% Admits That Enroll 23% 24% 22%
Incoming Freshman Average GPA 3.64
  • Accepted
  • Denied
  • Applied
  • Waitlisted
  • Admission Considerations
     
    Required
    Recommended Rec.
    High School GPA
    High School Rank
    High School Transcript
    College Prep Classes
    Recommendations
    Demonstrate Competencies
    Admission Test Scores
    Other Tests (Wonderlic, etc.)
    TOEFL (English proficiency)
    Admissions Office
    Majors / Programs

    Degrees offered by popularity. Type = Bachelor.

    Business (17%)
    Social Sciences (13%)
    Health Professions (12%)
    Visual & Performing Arts (8%)
    Communication & Journalism (8%)
    Biological & Biomedical Sciences (7%)
    Physical Sciences (6%)
    Education (5%)
    Psychology (5%)
    Foreign Languages (3%)
    Interdisciplinary Studies (3%)
    Philosophy & Religious Studies (3%)
    Computer & Information Sciences (3%)
    English Language & Literature (2%)
    History (2%)
    Mathematics & Statistics (1%)
    Ethnic, Cultural & Gender Studies (1%)
    Engineering
    Liberal Arts & Sciences
    Parks, Recreation & Fitness Studies
    Athlete Graduation Rate
    Financial
    Net Price

    Average net price = sticker price - financial aid.

    $32,951

    Average net price by income for incoming freshman receiving financial aid.

    Net price for all students (private non-profit and for profit institutions).

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    Sticker Price

    Sticker price = estimated total cost of attendance.

     
    Undergraduate
     
    On Campus
    Tuition & Fees$48,348
    Books & Supplies$1,230
    Cost of Living$12,158
    Personal Expenses$1,970
     
    Sticker Price$63,706

    Personal expenses includes laundry, transportation, entertainment and furnishings.

    Financial Aid

    100% of full-time, incoming freshman receive financial aid.

     
    Receiving Aid %
    Avg. Aid Amount
    Type of Aid
    Grant or Scholarship100%$30,434
    Federal Grants14%$5,361
    Pell Grants14%$4,459
    Other Federal13%$995
    State & Local Grants26%$7,594
    Institutional Grants100%$27,653
     
    Student Loans36%$7,584
    Federal Loans36%$5,358
    Other Loans5%$18,442

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    All financials shown for full-time, incoming freshman.

     
    Total Amount
    Per Student
    Endowment
    Financial Assets $661 Million $224,159

    Value of endowment assets at fiscal year end.

    Debt

    Total federal debt after graduation for undergrad borrowers: $26,000.

    Total cumulative student debt by percentile.

     
    Total Principal
    Monthly Payment
    10 Year Repayment $21,500 $276

    Most student loans have a grace period before repayment begins.

    3 Year Avg. Default Rate: 2.8%

    Avg. rate for colleges with lacrosse is 5.1%.

    Total federal debt excludes private student loans and parent PLUS loans. Cumulative debt cohort includes 614 students.

    Salary

    Earnings 10 years after enrollment: $51,200

    Earnings of former students working by percentile.

    Earnings of former students who received federal financial aid. Figures shown are median.

    Payback

    How long until this college investment pays off: 5.97 years.

    Median debt and foregone earnings divided by median earnings. Foregone earnings assumes 4 years to graduation; at this school, 73% of students graduate on time.

    Events Attending
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    iD Showcase
    Jun 17-18 '19
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    Campus Safety
     
    On Campus
    In Residence Halls In Res. Halls
    Criminal Offenses
    Murder - -
    Negligent Manslaughter - -
    Rape 7 7
    Fondling 3 3
    Incest - -
    Statutory Rape - -
    Robbery - -
    Aggravated Assault 1 -
    Burglary 7 6
    Motor Vehicle Theft 9 -
    Arson - -

    In Residence Halls are a subset of On Campus statistics. Murder includes non-negligent manslaughter.

    The crime data reported by the institutions have not been subjected to independent verification by the U.S. Department of Education. Therefore, the Department cannot vouch for the accuracy of the data reported here. Statistics represent 3-year average data.

    Data from The National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), the primary federal entity for collecting and analyzing data related to education.

    Carnegie Classifications
    Category
    Classification
    Basic ClassificationBaccalaureate Colleges: Arts & Sciences Focus
    Undergrad InstructionArts & sciences plus professions, some graduate coexistence
    Graduate InstructionPostbaccalaureate: Education-dominant, with Arts & Sciences
    Enrollment ProfileVery high undergraduate
    Undergrad ProfileFour-year, full-time, more selective, lower transfer-in
    Size and SettingFour-year, small, highly residential

    Carnegie classifications provide a framework for evaluating comparable schools.

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