Drury GO: Global. Online. Earn your degree your way, no matter your stage in life. Founded in 1873, today Drury is a blend of academic and pragmatic studies taught within a collaborative and personalized setting. Here, you'll go beyond. Drury University, a small private university located in Springfield, Missouri, offers students a bold new academic experience – one that breaks the mold of single majors and rigid formulas most often associated with traditional education. Students receive a blend of life credentials and career credentials, allowing them to pursue their intellectual passions while giving them the tools they need to be technically proficient and career-ready.