Thomas Threlkeld '16
Rhodes’ Collegiate-Gothic campus sits on a 110-acre, wooded site in the heart of historic Midtown Memphis. In this beautiful, supportive environment, our students and faculty comprise a community unmatched in its dedication to lifelong learning and a life of honor.
Memphis and our connections to it are central to the Rhodes experience. Home to Fortune 500 companies such as FedEx, AutoZone and International Paper, and a major hub for research, distribution and industry, the city offers prestigious internships and research opportunities.
Rhodes’ rigorous approach to liberal arts and sciences inspires students to discover and cultivate lifelong passions, and to make a difference in the classroom, on campus, in the city of Memphis, and throughout the world. Simply put, our mission is to prepare students to become essential in life and career, wherever those journeys take them.