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Goal 1: Become a Destination University

Be an institution that is recognized and sought out by students and faculty globally for its cultural, academic, and research distinction.  This will be reflected in a diversity of people, ideas, programs, and places.

STRATEGY 1.1: EVOLVE OUR PROGRAMS AND CURRICULA TO ENTICE AND CHALLENGE A CHANGING STUDENT DEMOGRAPHIC

Metric: Overall student enrollment

Objective 1.1.1: Develop and implement an international student recruitment strategic plan. Completion Target: Summer 2019, Responsibility: Wood

Objective 1.1.2: Develop initiatives with branch campuses related to completion and graduate programs that will open new markets. Completion Target: Summer 2019, Responsibility: Wood

Objective 1.1.3: Begin development of initiatives to recruit, retain, and graduate military veterans and others who have provided public service. Completion Target: Summer 2019, Responsibility: Wood

STRATEGY 1.2: OPTIMIZE FACULTY AND STAFF WORK ENVIRONMENT FOR SATISFACTION AND SUCCESS

Metric: Annual faculty and staff turnover rates

Objective 1.2.1: Complete staff compensation study and approve resulting action plan.  Completion Target: Spring 2019, Responsibility: Harris

Objective 1.2.2: Continue implementation of main and branch campus IT reorganization.  Completion Target: Fall 2019, Responsibility: Harris

Objective 1.2.3: Develop and gain approval for multi-year faculty compensation plan.  Completion Target: Spring 2019, Responsibility: Wood

Objective 1.2.4: Continue to develop and implement low-cost or non-monetary rewards and recognition programs to improve faculty morale.  Completion Target: Summer 2019, Responsibility: Wood

STRATEGY 1.3: IMPLEMENT CAPITAL RENEWAL FOR CAMPUS MODERNIZATION AND REVITALIZATION

Metric: Percentage of capital projects on schedule

Objective 1.3.1: Maintain schedules (on-time, on-budget) for projects underway (Johnson Center, McKinnon Center for Management at Anderson, Physics, Astronomy and Interdisciplinary Sciences, Farris Engineering Center, Smith Plaza, Honors College, Natural History Science Center, Coronado Hall, UNM Taproom).  Completion Target: Summer 2019, Responsibility: Harris