Join the entire D'Youville community as we plan for our future and define our purpose
as a leader in education through the creation of our strategic plan.
The Adaptive Planning Framework
D’Youville adopted a new adaptive planning process that forms the basis for a data-informed,
strategic approach to creating focus and purpose across D’Youville, aligning long-range
plans to the critical daily work of teaching and learning, managing limited resources
and making decisions that move the college toward achieving its vision, mission, aspirations
and strategic goals. This new approach also helps the campus to meet Middle States
Establishing Priorities & Strategies
Clear goals and priorities will be established by the Board of Trustees, President
and senior leaders that will be routinely reviewed to determine if any need to be
changed, added or archived.
Drop Box Participation
The campus community will have opportunities to submit ideas online that can help
shape the new adaptive strategic plan.
The Strategic Planning Working Group will review new ideas submitted by campus stakeholders
monthly, for goal and priority alignment.
Open Campus Review Period
New ideas will be posted online for one month for the campus community to weigh in
If the ideas meet the set criteria, they will be forwarded to leadership for prioritization. Designated
priority ideas will be added to the rolling Strategic Plan and non-priority ideas
will be added to an Idea Archive for development at a later date.
The D'Youville Playbook
D’Youville Playbook will be published in a reader friendly format. The annual playbook
will compile the priorities, initiatives, and tasks identified for the next budget
Campus community members are invited to a yearly retreat-like “huddle” for campus
to brainstorm new ideas, goals, and priorities as well as review progress on current