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Related Planning Initiatives

As we realize our vision as a next-generation land-grant university, we recognize there are parallel initiatives we must initiate, align with or update in real time in order to reach our goals.

Related Planning Initiatives

As we move Kansas State University forward, we will build upon the foundation laid by past strategic planning endeavors and build new pathways that help us reach new heights.


Operational Excellence Structural Framework

To achieve our vision of becoming a leader as a next-generation land-grant university, a much stronger, less-siloed, more unified operational framework is needed. Learn more about the new organizational structures being put in place to drive operational excellence across the university.

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We are enhancing enrollment, recruiting and retaining a talented student body, and improving overall student success at Kansas State University.
The university has embarked on a bold new initiative to leverage 150-plus years of practical excellence to create thousands of new jobs and capture billions of dollars in new outside investment for Kansas.
The university continues to support the Action Plan for a More Inclusive K-State, as well as the Our Lens, Our Focus, Our K-State inclusive excellence strategic plan.


Past Planning: K-State 2025

The K-State 2025 Visionary Plan guided the strategic work of the university between 2011 and 2023, laying the groundwork for our Next-Gen K-State plan taking us to 2030 and beyond.