Participate in Creating Columbia College’s Strategic Plan!


Interested in shaping the future of Columbia College Chicago? Join in the discussion to develop a strategic plan, “Achieving Our Greatness,” spearheaded by President Kim and Provost Wearden. Through both a civic commons website ( and roundtable discussions, the Strategic Planning Steering Committee wants to hear your voice. All members of the Columbia College community are encouraged to participate, including students, alumni, faculty, and staff. Now is the time to speak up!

The conversations are organized around six topics:
• Our Commitment to Student Success
• 21st Century Curriculum
• Diversity and Inclusion
• Community Engagement
• Optimizing Enrollment
• Aligning Resources with Goals

This website serves as the primary channel for Columbia College Chicago community to participate in ongoing conversations from Oct. 30 to Dec. 8 to generate ideas on how the College can reach excellence in these areas. Additionally, there will be six in-person roundtables – schedule below: