Overall Rating Gold - expired
Overall Score 71.18
Liaison Camille Kirk
Submission Date Sept. 13, 2013
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University of California, Davis
PAE-2: Strategic Plan

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 6.00 / 6.00 Camille Kirk
Director of Sustainability and Campus Sustainability Planner
Office of Sustainability
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Year the strategic plan or equivalent was completed or adopted:
2,010

Does the institution's strategic plan or equivalent guiding document include the environmental dimensions of sustainability at a high level?:
Yes

A brief description of how the strategic plan or amendment addresses the environmental dimensions of sustainability:

The Vision of Excellence, a guiding strategic plan for UC Davis, specifies as one core goal that the institution, "Nurture a Sustainable Future and Propel Economic Vitality." The plan delineates one form of meeting this goal as:
"Emphasize sustainability, in all its many forms and interpretations, as a leading feature of our campus identity and as found across all disciplines; leverage our academic strengths in these areas to advance the scholarly reputation of the campus and encourage the creation and application of ideas to address the pressing needs of an interdependent, global society."


Does the institution's strategic plan or equivalent guiding document include the social dimensions of sustainability at a high level?:
Yes

A brief description of how the strategic plan or amendment addresses the social dimensions of sustainability:

The Vision of Excellence, a guiding strategic plan for UC Davis, specifies as one core goal that the institution, "Champion Health, Education, Access and Opportunity" and specifies that, "Guided by its commitments to social responsibility and community engagement, UC Davis will support and sustain healthy, equitable communities, in which all will have access to the benefits of education and discovery."


Does the institution's strategic plan or equivalent guiding document include the economic dimensions of sustainability at a high level?:
Yes

A brief description of how the strategic plan or amendment addresses the economic dimensions of sustainability:

The Vision of Excellence, a guiding strategic plan for UC Davis, specifies as one core goal that the institution, "Nurture a Sustainable Future and Propel Economic Vitality" and sets a goal that, "UC Davis will be the pre-eminent university partner in advancing the economic prosperity of our region, fostering the burgeoning life-science, agricultural and “clean energy” industries of California, and in investigating and sharing socially, politically, economically and environmentally relevant solutions to global problems."


The website URL where information about the strategic plan is available:

UC Davis Chancellor Linda Katehi led the campus effort to develop the “Vision of Excellence.” Two of the six core strategic goals in this vision framework are: “Nurture a Sustainable Future and Propel Economic Vitality” and "Champion Health, Education, Access and Opportunity."

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