Our Commitment to Impact
The Pennsylvania State University’s Strategic Plan for 2016 to 2020

Strategic Planning at Penn State

Upcoming Event:
Strategic Plan Implementation Update
Featured Speaker: Nicholas P. Jones, Penn State Executive Vice President and Provost
Thursday, December 1, 2016
3:00 to 4:30 p.m.
508 Rider Building
University Park, PA
For more information, including instructions for joining the event remotely, visit our events page.

old-main-1During the past four decades, strategic planning has paved the way for Penn State to be recognized as one of the world’s great research universities. Since the 1980s, Penn State has engaged in such planning to strengthen its ability to make careful, informed choices, and to allocate resources according to evidence, judgment, and strategic priorities.

Penn State’s current plan, titled “Our Commitment to Impact,” establishes and elucidates the University’s priorities and goals for the five calendar years from 2016 through 2020. The complete text of the plan is published on this website, along with content that reveals and explains how the plan is being implemented across the University.

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