Our strategic plan was developed as the successor to Strategies for Excellence: The Strategic Plan 2008–2014.
It refines mission, values, and vision and focuses the university’s energies
- Foster student success
- Promote the creation, integration, and application of knowledge
- Serve as a regional intellectual,
cultural, and economic hub for global competitiveness
- Create a stronger university through improving the support of stakeholders and the quality and efficiency of the organization
A Collaborative Effort
PLAN 2020 is the result of collaboration, a commitment to inclusion, countless hours of thoughtful discussion, and a respect for diverse ideas and input. In all, almost 600
Work to develop PLAN 2020 began in 2012. The process included a number of focus groups—led by Carl Drummond, vice chancellor for academic affairs—surveys and/or interviews of faculty, students, staff and community supporters, an internal strategic plan leadership group that developed the plan, and a Senate Ad Hoc Strategic Plan Committee that reviewed the plan and provided recommendations.