The Planning Process

UW-River Falls has developed an ambitious, forward-thinking Strategic Plan that builds on its strengths and past strategic planning efforts. Below is the process for developing (2011-2012) and implementing and assessing (2012-2017) Pathway to Distinction.

Pre-Planning Development Implementation & Assessment

Report on Living the Promise

Establish Planning Structure

Draft Process

Develop Communication Plan

Approve Process

Establish Vision

Reaffirm Mission & Values

External Environmental Scan

SWOT Analysis

Define Strategic Direction-Goals

Develop Strategic Initiatives

Draft Planning Document

Define Implementation Structure & Process

Develop Communication Plan

Determine Assessment

Celebrate Success