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WCU 2020 Plan

WCU is currently undergoing a comprehensive update of its strategic plan, 2020 Vision: Focusing on our Future. 

Read more about the update process and provide input for the plan here.

Click on the graphic below to navigate to different sections of the Strategic Plan. For a full PDF version of the plan click here.

WCU 2020 Vision - The strategic Plan 


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The Western Carolina University Board of Trustees unanimously endorsed the WCU 2020 Plan at their meeting on June 8, 2012. The 2020 Commission invites you to review the plan. If you have any questions, please contact Dr. Melissa Canady Wargo at

Read the comments submitted online for public viewing.

2020 Commission Committee

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