AR 1:4

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AR 1:4 - Institutional Planning and Effectiveness Policy



This Administrative Regulation establishes the responsibilities and reporting requirements for institutional planning and effectiveness activities at the University. Decisions regarding institutional effectiveness activities are a collaborative and consultative process among University stakeholders and are guided by three key goals:

  • Aligning the processes and functions of administrative, educational, and academic and student support services units with UK’s strategic goals and mission;
  • Fully engaging all University units, as part of this process, in the goal and work of continuous improvement; and
  • Informing the budget process to support the University’s mission.

Topics Include

Planning, Budgeting and Assessment Cycle, Strategic Planning, Budgeting, Assessment, Funding


Regulation Information

Effective Date: 8/26/2022

Responsible Official / Office: Provost and Office of Strategic Planning & Institutional Effectiveness


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