UM 2020 – Strategic Plan

The University of Mississippi


The Office of Institutional Research Research, Effectiveness, and Planning has assembled the following data sources to aid in the creation of the UM 2020 Strategic Plan. These data sources are also useful for the departments and units across campus in their unit level planning processes.

Office of Institutional Research, Effectiveness, and Planning

The Office of Institutional Research, Effectiveness, and Planning has a wide selection of customizable reports available on their website.  In particular, the Quick Facts and Enrollment Profile can be extremely helpful for planning purposes.  The staff of IREP are also available answer your data questions.  You can use the Data Inquiry Form to get more specific data that meets your needs.

Strategic Planning Internal Resources

The UM 2020 Vision Survey yielded over 2,300 completed surveys by UM faculty, staff, students, and alumni. Over 39% of our faculty, 25% of our staff, along with hundreds of students and alumni completed an extensive survey regarding the future of our institution. Over 10,000 ideas were submitted by the respondents and analyzed by the Strategic Planning Council, and formed the basis for the selection of the Priorities of Excellence. You can read a summary of the survey results in the Strategic Planning Internal Resources Box folder*.


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