UPAC University Planning Advisory Committee


The University Planning Advisory Committee (UPAC) is established under the direction of the President and serves in an advisory capacity to the President and his Cabinet on planning matters. UPAC’s responsibilities include:

  • Evaluating accomplishment of the Core Themes Objectives and Administrative Imperatives Objectives through meaningful, assessable, and verifiable indicators.
  • Assessing and updating UVU’s Strengths, Weaknesses, Opportunities, and Threats (SWOTs).
  • Assessing “whether UVU is achieving a minimum threshold of overall performance in fulfilling its mission” (UVU Year One Self-Evaluation Report for NWCCU).
  • Identifying specific Objectives-focused improvement.
  • Establishing communication practices to increase the dissemination of information from upper administration to the broader campus community and to offer opportunity for input by constituencies.
  • Reviewing new and revised major unit master plans (including facilities and academic affairs).
  • Providing feedback for the Planning, Budgeting, and Assessment (PBA) process.
  • Aligning UVU planning efforts with USHE initiatives.

Additionally, the President may identify other specific planning activities for UPAC.


Committee Members

UPAC Sessions

UPAC Schedule

September 5, 2013

October 3, 2013

October 17, 2013

November 7, 2013

December 5, 2013

January 23, 2014

February 20, 2014

March 20, 2014

April 3, 2014 - Cancelled

April 24, 2014