Planning Process & Timeline

Identification

Fall 2021

Goal: Campus engagement activities and institutional SOAR analysis.

Key Activities: Themed town hall listening sessions, committee orientation and regular meetings, review of institutional data and reports, campus engagement, and feedback.

Suggestion Box

Prioritization

Spring 2022

Goal: Identification of recommendations.

Key Activities: Themed town hall listening sessions, committee orientation and regular meetings, Regular committee meetings, campus updates and feedback, identification of themed focus areas, production of draft recommendations.

Development

Summer 2022

Goal: Unification of process outcomes and plan recommendation.

Key Activities: Compilation of committee recommendations, development of first draft of plan.

Review, Approval, and Launch for fall 2022

Fall 2022

Goal: Finalize WMU Strategic Plan and institutional launch.

Key Activities: Internal and external plan feedback activities, development of plan evaluation and reporting structures, incorporate suggested revisions, completion of the final draft for review.