STRATEGIC PLANNING

The Kansas Board of Regents has approved a 10-year strategic agenda for the state’s public higher education system. Entitled Foresight 2020, the plan sets long-range achievement goals that are measurable, reportable, and ensures the state’s higher education system meets Kansans’ expectations.

Click here to learn more about Foresight 2020.


Wichita State University

The Wichita State University strategic plan establishes big audacious goals for Wichita State University based on a new vision, mission, and values. Completed in 2013, the plan aims to be a strategic management tool to assist everyone at the university to evaluate initiatives and allocate resources to reach the university’s goals.

Click here to review the full plan and related presentations and handouts.

Click here to view the Campus Master Plan (2014).


University of Kansas

Bold Aspirations is the strategic plan for the University of Kansas, designed to enhance the university’s ability to achieve its mission of lifting students and society by educating leaders, building healthy communities, and making discoveries that change the world.

Click here to read the plans for KU and the KU Medical Center, and for updates on our progress.

Click here to view the 2014-2024 Campus Master Plan.


Kansas State University

K-State 2025 planning began in February 2010 and the plan was launched in 2011. Eight key university metrics were identified to benchmark and measure progress towards becoming a Top 50 public research university. The plan defines seven theme areas with goals, associated action plans and expected outcomes, as well as eight common elements spanning all theme areas.

Click here to review the plan.

Click here to view the Campus Master Plan (2013).


Emporia State University

Launching in 2015, The Adaptive University is the new strategic plan for ESU, which is responsive and will engage faculty, students, and staff to be responsive to the unique challenges of a dynamic society.

Click here to read the 2009-2014 Strategic Plan and learn more about the new strategic plan and its strategic themes.


Pittsburg State University

Pittsburg State’s current strategic plan, which runs through the year 2015, has served the university well. Adopted in 2007 and reaffirmed in 2010, it has become the roadmap for our university, addressing everything from the future of academics to which goals take top priority. In order to maintain the momentum that this plan has provided, university officials have launched a new strategic planning effort.  

Click here to review the 2007-2015 Plan and learn more about the new strategic task force.

Click here to view the Campus Master Plan (2011).


Fort Hays State University

Forward Thinking. World Ready. is the University's Roadmap for 2020, which is committed to seeing FHSU recognized as one of the nation's fastest growing universities in students served and quality of education provided by 2020.

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Click here to view the Campus Master Plan (2013).