College and University Strategic Plans

Strategic plans provide a roadmap for an institution’s future, outlining its values, mission, goals, and steps to achieve those goals. Each of Colorado’s public colleges and universities has prepared strategic plans. Here is where you can find all of the current plans as well as some of the previous, archived plans:


Colorado Rises Higher Education Master PlanThe Colorado Department of Higher Education has also undertaken a significant strategic planning effort. In addition to their Colorado Rises higher education master plan, issued in 2017, they offer a Colorado Rises website which includes FAQs, a data dashboard, best practices, and ways to get involved.