The University of West Georgia is embarking on the strategic visioning for the future of the university with a strategic vision expressed by Dr. Brendan B. Kelly, the institution's eighth president.

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The stakeholder-based strategic planning process, titled Becoming UWG, will seek the input and support of members across the UWG community to help shape a comprehensive blueprint for the university – one that will affirm clarity and relevance for the future of the institution.


The Pillars

Dr. Brendan B. Kelly, UWG president, announced the three pillars of his vision for the university – relevance, competitiveness, and placemaking – in a video address to campus community.

Process Timeline

  • August - Articulation of Goals and Strategic Planning Process Launch
  • September and October - Stakeholder-Based Discovery Sessions
  • October and November - Stakeholder Survey
  • November - Prioritization by Leadership
  • December - Completion of Strategic Plan and Report Out
  • January - Launch of New Strategic Plan