Over the course of the next 10 years,

Metropolitan State University of 丹佛 intends to amplify national awareness of its signature educational experience of meeting 学生 where they are, while enhancing its role of providing affordable and transformative undergraduate and graduate education for any student in pursuit of the American dream.

密歇根州立大学丹佛 has launched its 2030 Strategic Plan, it is – as always – ready to rise.


The process was a grassroots effort rather than a top-down mandate. 密歇根州立大学丹佛分校 to maintain its unique identity, the University intends to coordinate the implementation of the themes of this Strategic Plan with faculty by infusing it into the curriculum for it to take hold. As with everything at 密歇根州立大学丹佛, 所有计划, goals and visions are rooted in putting 学生 first and making sure it is feasible to achieve their dreams.

密歇根州立大学丹佛’s 2030 Strategic Plan is the culmination of 18 months of work by faculty, 工作人员, 管理员, 学生, 董事会成员, alumni and University leadership around one overarching theme: how to reveal the promise and reality of the Roadrunner spirit as this leading public, urban University asserts its value to Colorado and further raises its profile in the nation. Creating a strategic plan is a process, an exchange of ideas and a way for key constituencies to send a clear message that 密歇根州立大学丹佛 is delivering what its 学生 want and need to be successful.


We are a nationally recognized leader for social mobility – where 学生 of all ages and backgrounds build a better, more equitable Colorado through innovative and transformative education.

A strong vision statement anchors every successful strategic plan. 就其本质而言, a vision statement is aspirational, serving to propel an organization toward a higher ideal. 密歇根州立大学丹佛分校, it is also an acknowledgment of what the University does every day to impact the lives of all Coloradans. 有了这个愿景声明, 密歇根州立大学丹佛 seeks to define its unique place in the higher-education landscape in Colorado, while also setting a nationally recognized standard of excellence.

See the Strategic Plan Vision, Mission and 核心价值观


“密歇根州立大学丹佛 becomes even more important in connecting diverse populations into the entire experience of higher education through our strategic plan and five pillars, so our 学生 can find how they can be bigger than themselves.”

-Russell Noles, Vice Chair, 密歇根州立大学丹佛 校董会


Students walking through Auraria Campus.From the President’s Office to the classroom – virtual or in person – 密歇根州立大学丹佛’s community must fully invest and commit for the plan to succeed. The Roadrunner spirit has carried the University for nearly six decades, preparing a well-educated workforce for Colorado. Now is the time for 密歇根州立大学丹佛 to reach its full potential. Through innovative and transformative education, the University will prepare each person who enrolls to pursue their dreams of greater social and economic mobility while also building a more equitable Colorado.

We are the future of higher education. 未来就是现在. 一起,路跑者站起来.