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State of the University

Members of the Michigan State University community — representing leaders, students, faculty, staff and alums — describe the vision animating the university from its beginnings to the current day. 

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Toward 2030

We envision a Michigan State University that has significantly expanded opportunity and advanced equity, elevated its excellence in ways that attach vital talent and support, and has a vibrant, caring community. Our trajectory is positive, and our will is legendary. We can and will achieve more in the decade ahead.

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Related plans and Initiatives

DEI Plan

The Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Strategic Plan is a comprehensive assessment and plan that identifies potential synergies, inventories efforts, pinpoints existing gaps and creates a framework for establishing MSU as a national leader in this area.

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The Relationship Violence and Sexual Misconduct Strategic Plan stems from work by leading researchers and experts in the field to develop a plan for survivor services, prevention efforts and climate and culture change initiatives.

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Land-Grant Identity

Focused inquiry during the strategic planning process is beginning to shape a more complete and inclusive narrative about MSU’s land-grant identity.

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