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Aloha and welcome to the University of Hawai╩╗i at Hilo strategic planning website

The University is in the pre-planning stage, collecting information to help inform a new strategic planning process. A listening tour, a series of conversations with faculty, staff, students, alumni, community members, and business partners, is currently being conducted.

Please answer the Question of the Month

April Question: What conversations, if begun today, could ripple out in ways that create new possibilities for the future of UH Hilo?

March Question: What trends do you see emerging over the next five years that will have the greatest influence on UH Hilo's ability to be exceptional?

February Question: What is the most important priority for UH Hilo to make progress on in the next year?

January Question: What do you feel are the most promising areas in which to expand collaborations between UH Hilo and the Hilo community?

December Question: What ÔÇťbreakthrough achievementÔÇŁ would you either love to help make happen or love to see happen at UH Hilo?

November Question: What do you value most about UH Hilo? What must be preserved as UH Hilo moves into the future?

See the common threads uncovered as of March 30, 2019.

Listening Tour Session Schedule:

Session Participants Date/Time/Location Session Notes
CAS Division of Humanities Oct. 31, 1:00 p.m., 108 Kanaka'ole Hall Notes: Humanities
CAFNRM (2 sessions) Nov. 2, 9:00 a.m. and Dec. 7, 9:00 a.m., Room 102 CAFNRM Bldg Notes: CAFNRM
Mookini Library Staff Nov. 7, 1:00 p.m., Library Staff Lounge Notes: Library
Student-Athlete Advisory Committee Nov. 16, 12:00 noon, Athletics Complex C (320C) Notes: SAAC
Health and Wellness - Student Medical Services, Counseling Services, and Care Team Nov. 16, 1:30 p.m., UCB 307 (Makai Wing) Notes: Health and Wellness
Career and Academic Advising Center Dec. 5, 1:30 p.m., E-214 Student Services Bldg Notes: Advising Center
Center for Community Engagement Jan. 14, 4:30 p.m., PB-5 Classroom Notes: CCE
Campus Technology Jan. 15, 2:00 p.m., Computing Center conference room Notes: Campus Technology
CAS Division of Social Sciences - Session 1 Jan. 16, 12:00 noon, UCB 331 Notes: Soc. Sci. session 1
CAS Division of Social Sciences - Session 2 Jan. 17, 12:30 p.m., UCB 103 Notes: Soc. Sci. session 2
K─źpuka Native Hawaiian Student Center Jan. 30, 1:00 p.m., K─źpuka small conference room, PB-12 Notes: K─źpuka Center staff
College of Business and Economics Feb. 8, 3:00 p.m., CoBE Multi-Purpose Room 101 Notes: CoBE
K─źpuka Peer Mentors Feb. 11, 3:00 p.m., K─źpuka, PB-12 Notes: Peer Mentors
CNHS Health Sciences Cluster Feb. 19, 2:30 p.m., UCB 211 Notes: Health Sciences
CNHS CS/Math Cluster Feb. 20, 1:00 p.m., College Hall conference room Notes: CS/Math
CNHS Physical Sciences Cluster Feb. 22, 1:00 p.m., Chemistry conference room Notes: Physical Sciences
Ka Haka ╩╗Ula O Ke╩╗elik┼Źlani College of Hawaiian Language Feb. 25, 4:00 p.m., Hale╩╗┼Źlelo admin meeting room
Graduate Council Mar. 1, 2:00 p.m., CoBE second floor conference room Notes: Graduate Council
CNHS Biology/Marine Science Cluster Mar. 8, 2:00 p.m., Wentworth 14 Notes: Biology/Marine Science
College of Pharmacy Senior Faculty Mar. 19, 2:00 p.m., LPLH-2 Notes: Pharmacy Senior Faculty
College of Pharmacy Faculty Senate officers and representatives Mar. 20, 1:00 p.m., Annex conference room Notes: Pharmacy Senate Officers
Pharmaceutical Sciences PhD Students Mar. 21, 10:00 a.m., Pharmacy Modulars, Room 118/120 Notes: Pharm Sci PhD Students
College of Pharmacy Junior Faculty Mar. 21, 11:45 a.m., LPLH-2 Notes: Pharmacy Junior Faculty
Budget and Business Offices Mar. 27, 1:00 p.m., Chancellor's conference room Notes: Business Offices
Global & Intercultural Education Cluster Mar. 28, 1:00 p.m., Student Services Center W-201 Notes: Global & Intercultural Education
Tropical Conservation Biology and Environmental Science (TCBES) Graduate Program Mar. 28, 3:00 p.m., Wentworth 14 Notes: TCBES
Distance Learning Apr. 2, 2:00 p.m., Wentworth 14 Notes: Distance Learning
College of Pharmacy Staff Apr. 3, 10:00 a.m., Annex Conference Room Notes: Pharmacy Staff
Enrollment Services (2 sessions) Apr. 4, 10:00 a.m., SSC W-201 and Apr. 15 Notes: Enrollment Services
UH Hilo Conservation Research Partnerships April 15, 4:00 p.m., PB-5
Hanakahi Council TBD
UH Hilo Alumni - Session 1 mid May
UH Hilo Alumni - Session 2 mid May

UH Hilo Strategic Plan 2011-2015

Download the 2011-2015 UH Hilo Strategic Plan (PDF).

The UH System Board of Regents approved UH Hilo's Strategic Plan for 2011-2015 at its meeting on January 19th 2012.

This plan established the guiding principles that the university would follow for the coming years to ensure that we allocated our time, attention and resources effectively and responsibly for the maximum benefit of those we serve at UH Hilo.

Visit our 2011-2015 Strategic Plan page for an overview of the 2011-2015 plan. Archived documents including pre-planning evidence and meeting notes are available to University of Hawaii faculty and staff.