Draft Core Goals: February 2003

These goals are NOT yet finalized and are framed to foster additional discussions.  It may be appropriate to collapse a goal or goals into another goal, while adding new core goals that directly reflect our vision and mission.

1) Academic and Instructional Excellence 

The University will provide academically superior undergraduate and graduate education

2) Student-Centered 

The University will provide an environment that promotes student success

3) The University will secure public and private financial resources to accomplish its mission

4) The University will be active partners with the external community (to benefit Maryland and the Region)

5) The University will promote effective integration of technology in academic, administrative, and instructional support

6) The University will optimize enrollment through planned growth

7) Diversity

The University will advance student and workforce diversity while preparing students to function in a global society.