• October: Strategic planning process announced to the LMU community
  • November: Steering Committee begins meeting
  • November-December: Steering Committee conducts strategic planning survey of LMU community and reviews survey results
  • December: Steering Committee reviews survey result


  • January-February: Steering Committee drafts mission and values statements and conducts environmental scan process
  • March: Steering Committee drafts vision statement and identifies potential strategic issues to address
  • April: Preliminary report (mission, values, vision statements, and potential strategic issues) circulated to the LMU community for feedback
  • May-August: Steering Committee drafts strategic plan
  • September: Draft of strategic plan circulated to LMU community for feedback
  • October-December: Draft of strategic plan is revised based on community feedback and submitted to the president and Board for review
  • January: New strategic plan announced to LMU community