WELCOME FUTURE PATRIOTS

Francis Marion University has a long tradition of providing the people of South Carolina with a quality university education that is the most affordable in the state. We’re delighted you’re exploring all that we have to offer.  We look forward to telling you more when you come to visit!

APPLY NOW

We’ve made the application process as simple as possible with avenues to apply both online and in print.

SCHEDULE A VISIT

At Francis Marion University, we know that deciding where to attend college is one of the most important decisions you’ll ever make. That’s why we believe a visit is the best way to know if FMU is right for you.

SCHOLARSHIPS & AID

FMU provides more than $9 million in FMU specific scholarships. Our average student aid package tops $2,100 per year.

OPEN HOUSE

Experience Francis Marion University in person as you tour our campus. Register below or see a list of opportunities to visit in the coming months.

Dates for Future Patriots

Jun
25
Mon
Freshman Orientation @ UC Commons
Jun 25 @ 8:30 am – 4:00 pm
Freshman Orientation @ UC Commons

Incoming freshmen will spend the day on campus meeting their fellow classmates and learning about the opportunities FMU has to offer

Jul
9
Mon
Freshman Orientation @ UC Commons
Jul 9 – Jul 10 all-day
Freshman Orientation @ UC Commons

Incoming freshmen will spend two days on campus meeting their fellow classmates and learning about the opportunities FMU has to offer.

Jul
12
Thu
Transfer Orientation @ Chapman Auditorium
Jul 12 @ 12:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Transfer Orientation @ Chapman Auditorium

Transfer students will spend the day on campus learning all about the opportunities FMU has to offer.

Jul
26
Thu
Freshman Orientation @ UC Commons
Jul 26 @ 8:30 am – 4:00 pm
Freshman Orientation @ UC Commons

Incoming freshmen will spend the day on campus meeting their fellow classmates and learning about the opportunities FMU has to offer

Academics

The core of every Francis Marion University degree is the traditional liberal arts core curriculum. We consider that the building block for a successful life and career. Atop that foundation students can add a major from our growing selection of professional programs, or dive deeper into a core program. FMU offers more than 60 majors and courses of study. Explore all we have to offer here.

Life Outside the Classroom

FMU students enjoy a rich extracurricular life, from NCAA athletics to Greek life to special interest clubs and everything in between. Check it out here.

It's Just a Pretty Place

MEET OUR STUDENTS

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