Strategies

Academic Affairs*

The University will support faculty and students in their pursuit of academic excellence by integrating academics with experiential learning and career preparation, and by establishing a foundation of liberal arts with an emphasis on learning beyond the classroom, including civic engagement, to develop professional, personal, social, and intellectual growth.

Student Life*

The University will engage its community in creative, intellectual, social and athletic experiences, and it will foster a campus climate characterized by wellness, diversity, civility, and environmental consciousness, as well as national and global awareness.

University*

As an emerging University, the institution will fulfill its mission, advance its vision, and integrate its values through planned growth, responsive and innovative programs, and a structure that supports community.

Financial Resources*

The University will enhance its financial resources by increasing revenues, aligning costs with strategic initiatives, identifying additional opportunities, and responding effectively to any associated challenges.

*pending consideration by the Board of Trustees in September, 2008