There is no doubt that the investments individuals make in the University’s people and programs are crucial to Illinois State fulfilling its mission of teaching and learning.
One of the goals in Educating Illinois is for Illinois State University to recruit a diverse group of students. An initiative, launched in 2008 by the Office of Admissions, does just that.
Illinois State is making efforts to ensure graduates become global citizens. Leading the charge is Assistant Provost Rita Bailey, who is overseeing work on the University’s first-ever international strategic plan.
The Illinois State University Board of Trustees in February 2013 formally endorsed the University’s updated strategic plan Educating Illinois 2013-2018: Individualized Attention, Shared Aspirations.