We are first and foremost a community that inspires profound transformation among our students to foster lives of exceptional purpose and success. For more than 150 years, we have offered a world-class learning environment that inspires greatness within every member of our community. From our rigorous academic program to our outstanding faculty to our timeless architecture, every aspect of our college is intentionally designed to create an excellence that challenges our students, faculty, staff, and community alike to dream bigger and achieve more. Unwavering in our confidence and our ideals, we offer an education that is elite, but never elitist. Driven by possibility, we imagine the brightest possible future, leveraging our passions in pursuit of a more perfect world.
Inspired by the vibrant city and immense creativity surrounding us, we support transformation through boundless exploration. At Rhodes College, as students, faculty, and staff, we put no limits on our capacity or willingness to learn, inside and outside the classroom. We treat every experience as an opportunity for growth, opening our eyes and our minds to new perspectives that allow us to see and understand the complexities of our world more fully. By asking bigger questions and challenging our own ideas, we embark on journeys that inspire continual growth and improvement. Filled with curiosity and wonder, we are free to pursue intellectual and ethical ideals that will guide and shape us for lives of transformative purpose and success.