Loyola University Chicago

The Next 150


Our Next 150 process includes these important milestones. We are committed to sharing progress and processes with the Loyola community. Watch for updates throughout the next several months.  

Q1 2020 (July – September, 2019)

  • Strategic planning kick-off at President’s retreat
  • Present process to University SGLC

Q2 2020 (October – December, 2019)


  • Freeman A. Hrabowski, Ph.D., president, University of Maryland Baltimore County speaks about “The Future of Higher Education in America: Challenges and Opportunities”

October – November


  • LUC Board of Trustees workshop
  • Gather feedback

Q3 2020 (January – March 2020)

January – February

  • Draft plan


  • Focus groups with University community

Q4 2020 (April – June 2020)

April – May

  • Revise plan 


  • Present plan to Board of Trustees
  • Present marketing plan

Q1 2021 (July – September, 2020)


  • Revise plan based on feedback
  • Provide campus update on revised plan and opportunity to respond


  • Present final plan to the Board of Trustees 

Q2 2021 (October – December)

  • Promote strategic plan priorities and ways the campus community can engage
  • Align academic and other units to the new plan