Charles A. Taylor
Vice President of Academic Affairs
Dean of the College
Office: (417) 873-7225
Fax: (417) 873-7568

The Drury Community: Engaging Our Future


Drury is an independent university, church-related, grounded in the liberal arts tradition, and committed to personalized education in a community of scholars who value the arts of teaching and learning. Education at Drury seeks:

  • to cultivate spiritual sensibilities and imaginative faculties as well as ethical insight and critical thought
  • to foster the integration of theoretical and practical knowledge
  • to liberate persons to participate responsibly in and contribute to a global community

Heritage of the University