Strategic Theme 1: Build Organizational Health
We will create a healthy, functional and sustainable Student Affairs organization committed to excellenceby continuously improving internal and external communications, technologies, professional development, policies, and procedures.
Strategic Theme 2: Enrich the Northwestern Experience
We will provide services, programs, shared experiences, and a unifying identity that contributes to a vibrant Northwestern community.
Strategic Theme 3: Further Student Learning
We will create holistic learning experiences for students outside the classroom, remove barriers to student learning, and provide opportunities for the integration of their learning. We will utilize an attainable and measurable framework for student learning outside the classroom.
Strategic Theme 4: Advance Social Justice
We will work authentically and ethically to create an inclusive and socially just learning environment for all members of the Northwestern University community.
Strategic Theme 5: Foster Purposeful Partnerships
We will collaborate with our Student Affairs colleagues, students, faculty colleagues, alumni, departments, and divisions outside of Student Affairs.
Strategic Theme 6: Optimize Resources
We will continually look for opportunities to attract, align, and maximize resources, and to use them wisely and effectively to improve programs, services, and facilities for students and to strengthen our infrastructure and technology.