THE CLASS OF FALL 2018
Francis Marion celebrates
Largest Fall commencement
In university’s history
Francis Marion University awarded degrees to 329 graduates at its fall commencement ceremony on Saturday, Dec. 15. It was the largest fall commencement in FMU history. Chief Justice of the South Carolina Supreme Court Costa M. Pleicones gave the address.
GREAT GRAD STORIES
Francis Marion graduated its first class of doctoral students at its fall commencement ceremony Saturday. It was a big day for the University.
To the Classroom
Mastering the classroom is critical, says Austin Halliburton, but the college experience is about much more than that.
PA grad’s walk
Hanna is one of just 32 students in the first PA class that was selected from a pool of more than 1,000 applicants. She’s the only one who is a double amputee.
Commencement at FMU is a big day for everyone involved. Check out what the Fall 2018 ceremony is all about.
To rewarding journey
FMU wasn’t Chanie Robinson-Cain’s first choice when she was picking out a college and it took her two years to settle on a major once she arrived. But four years later, she wouldn’t change a thing.
FMU’s first PA
Class forges a
Twenty-seven months and gallons of midnight oil later, Francis Marion University’s first class of Physician Assistants have graduated.
Awarded to Keith,
Francis Marion University will award honorary degrees to a former Chief Justice of the South Carolina Supreme Court and a Pee Dee pediatrician and entrepreneur during fall commencement ceremonies on Saturday, Dec. 15
MAJORS AND COURSES OF STUDY
PLAN A VISIT
We love our campus and we think you will, too. Come try it on for size! We do have regularly scheduled tours, but we’d be glad to show you around whenever its convenient for you.
Applying to FMU is easy and once an application is complete, we make quick decisions so you can begin planning the next few years of your life. Ready to start?
Orientation aids accepted students in your transition to the institution by providing you with an overview of the tools and resources available to help you excel academically and socially within the campus community.
FMU Open Houses are a great way to learn about campus, talk with professors and meet some of your fellow classmates-to-be. They last about half a day (breakfast and lunch are on us!) and usually include several hundred visitors. Check out this year’s schedule and to register.
Life at FMU
Student Activities are a fundamental part of the mission of the division of student affairs and the overall University mission. The student activities office is responsible for creating a positive campus environment that enhances campus life, by providing opportunities for involvement, recreation, and personal growth and development.
Life on the FMU campus offers students the opportunity to be fully immersed in the college experience. Some special interest organizations on campus include: Adelante, American Chemical Society, Baptist Collegiate Ministries, Beta Gamma Sigma, Business Honor Society, Campus Crusade for Christ, Campus Outreach, Catholic Campus Ministry, College Democrats, College Republicans, Circle-K International, Dimensions of Diversity Dance Team, Fellowship of Christian Athletes, First Fellowship, FMU Student Alumni Association, Six Greek Fraternities Seven Greek Sororities, GLBTS Alliance, Habitat for Humanity, Kingdom Builders, Lions Club, Military Veterans Student Association and the YGB Choir.
Intercollegiate athletics is a big part of campus life at FMU. We are home to 14 NCAA teams in 9 sports and we’ve got a long history of athletic success.
The International Experience at FMU FMU offers Study Abroad Experiences in eight countries, Australia, Canada, Ecuador, England, France, Germany, Ireland and Japan.