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University Strategic Plan
Campus Box 3490
Normal, IL 61790

Welcome to Educate Connect Elevate: Illinois State – The Strategic Plan for Illinois’ First Public University 2018-2023.

Illinois State University’s culture of integrated planning continues through Educate Connect Elevate: Illinois State. The strategic plan was approved by the Board of Trustees in May 2018 and serves the University by organizing its efforts of maintaining strength and seeking opportunities as they arise to support student success and academic innovation while serving the state of Illinois, the nation, and the world.

Download a print-friendly PDF of the current strategic plan

Educate Connect Elevate: Illinois State builds upon the strong foundation that the four iterations of Educating Illinois created from 2000 through 2018. Historical information on these plans can be found below.

ECE Annual Reports

ECE 5-Year Review  FY 2022  FY 2021  FY 2020  FY 2019

Past Strategic Plans

Educating Illinois 2013-2018

Individualized Attention, Shared Aspirations

Educating Illinois 2008-2014

Priorities for Illinois' First Public University

Educating Illinois 2003-2010

An Action Plan for Distinctiveness and Excellence

Download the 2003-2010 plan

Educating Illinois 2000-2007

An Action Plan for Distinctiveness and Excellence

Download the 2000-2007 plan