A fifth element of the UMD Strategic Planning process involved identifying 5-7 priority campus goals that could be achieved within 3- 5 years and move the campus toward achieving its 2020 vision.
Goal: A list of 5-7 one-sentence campus goals that could be achieved within 3-5 years.
Process (completion date):
Approved campus goals (as of 5/3/11):
Goal 2: Create a positive and inclusive campus climate for all by advancing equity, diversity, and social justice.
Goal 3: Establish UMD as a center of excellence for graduate studies in the Upper Midwest.
Goal 4: Advance UMD’ s stature as a major campus for research and creative activities, leveraging our region’ s unique natural, human, and cultural resources.
Goal 5: Strengthen ties with Duluth and surrounding communities in an intentional, visible, and mutually beneficial partnership.
Goal 6: Utilize UMD’ s infrastructure; technologies; and information, human and financial resources to support the campus in a sustainable manner.
Six campus goals will help UMD prioritize what it wants to achieve in the next 3-5 years.