Furman University - Bell Tower


The Courtyard by Marriott Greenville Downtown is located in the heart of Downtown Greenville's vibrant business, entertainment and dining district. Greenville SC is home to the main campus of higher education for Furman University and Greenville Technical College. In addition Clemson University, Southern Wesleyan University, Strayer University and Webster University call the Upstate home along with many Religious and Theological institutes.

Furman University is the oldest and largest private institution in South Carolina, founded in 1826, Furman enrolls approximately 3,000 undergraduate and graduate students every year. Located 5 miles North of Downtown Greenville, Furman educates students from all 50 US States and 30 plus countries. The beautifully landscaped areas, the Georgian-style architecture, and the students diversity makes the Furman campus the place to be.

Clemson University is one of the country's most selective public research universities. Clemson was founded in 1889 with a mission to be a "high seminary of learning" dedicated to teaching, research, and service. Today, these three concepts remain at the heart of the University and provide the framework for an exceptional educational experience. Clemson University enrolls approximately 17,000+ undergraduate and graduate students every year. US News and World Report ranks Clemson University 20th among all national public universities.

If you are in town visiting your alma mater or dropping off your favorite new freshman, the Courtyard by Marriott Greenville Downtown is the place to stay. Our elegant hotel is located in the heart of the Downtown's business area which places us in central location for all of the Colleges and Universities in town.

Upon finishing your campus visit, take advantage of the best restaurants, night clubs, and shopping you can find in Downtown Greenville, all within walking distance of the hotel. If you prefer to stay in, you can dine right in the hotel at Rick Erwin's Nantucket Seafood Grill or in the comfort of your room by ordering from our room delivery service.

Greenville Universities & Colleges

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