The Purnell Difference
94of students say their self-confidence has improved
96of students and recent grads now know their academic strengths, weaknesses and interests
Nationally recognized advisor program
You’ll meet one-on-one with your faculty advisor every week
Safe, Friendly & Supportive
Words used most by current and former students to describe Purnell
We incorporate students' interests into learning.
It's why we plant gardens. Build robots. Create art. And more!
Our individualized approach to learning is different than you have experienced before.
Customize your academic goals and growth according to your gifts, talents and interests.
Learning at Purnell happens in the classroom, in the dorms, on the stage, on the fields, and in the community.