Office of the President > Strategic Directions > Planning 2024

Grounded in Mission: The Plan for DePaul 2024

DePaul's Board of Trustees approved a new strategic plan for the university on May 17, 2018. The plan has six goals: 

  1. Deepen our commitment to DePaul’s Catholic, Vincentian, and urban mission,
  2. Ensure a welcoming, engaging, diverse, and inclusive campus environment,
  3. Excel in preparing all students for global citizenship and success,
  4. Expand access to a portfolio of high-quality, affordable academic programs that meet student, workforce, and societal needs,
  5. Elevate academic excellence and embrace a culture of creativity and discovery, and
  6. Employ bold approaches to ensure DePaul’s continued fiscal strength for future generations.