Foundations of Excellence

Process/Timeline

Fall 2007 Meetings held with Academic Affairs and Educational & Student Services to discuss participation in the FoE program.
January 30, 2008 Conference call with Dr. John Gardner, Director of the FoE.
February 6, 2008 University Council meeting to discuss Reaccreditation and FoE.
February 22, 2008 UNI formally admitted to the FoE program.
March 5, 2008 Town Hall Meeting to discuss Reaccreditation and FoE.
April 7, 2008 Conference call with Dr. John Gardner, Director of the FoE.
August 2008 FoE Dimension Subcommittees appointed.
September 2008 FoE Task Force convened and Current Practices Inventory initiated.
October 8, 2008 FoE faculty/staff surveys administered.
November 1, 2008 FoE first-year student survey administered.
November 2008-May 2009 FoE Task Force analyzes data and develops draft reports and strategic action plan.
February 6, 2009 Team attends FoE Winter Meeting.
May 29, 2008 Complete Final Report and Implementation Plan
May-August 2009 FoE Plan refined.
Fall 2009 HLC Liaison visits campus.
September 2009 FoE Strategic Action Plan initiated.
December 2009 First-Year Council formed