The Strategic Plan
During the 2003-04 academic year, Oberlin initiated a strategic planning
process focused on developing a plan that would ensure academic, artistic,
and musical excellence as well as financial sustainability in the years ahead.
On March 5, 2005, the Oberlin College Board of Trustees unanimously
adopted the Strategic Plan, which had been approved by a General Faculty
vote of 170-33, with two abstentions, the previous day.
This is a very significant accomplishment for Oberlin College. The twin
actions by the faculty and the board bring to fruition some 18 months of
work on the Strategic Plan. The plan charts a course that will strengthen