Major Planning Areas

Planning Areas
Integrated Planning at the U of S brings together many different planning areas in order to set priorities and allocate resources for the university as a whole. Collectively, the Institutional Planning and Assessment (IPA) office oversees the university’s integrated planning activities.

Integrated Planning consists of four main areas:

Institutional Planning
This portfolio oversees and assesses institutional-level planning activities, such as the planning process, integrated plans, foundational documents, planning parameters. More…

Primary contact: Assistant Provost, Institutional Planning and Assessment

Budget Planning
This portfolio oversees budget planning, including the multi-year operating budget framework that supports each integrated plan, as well as the university’s operations forecast and operating budget. More…

Primary contact: Director of Budget Strategy and Planning

Capital Planning
This portfolio oversees the development of strategic and logistical capital plans that support the university’s physical assets, including buildings and space, land, infrastructure, information and communications technology, and equipment. More…

Primary contact: Director of Institutional Capital Planning

Assessment
This portfolio oversees institutional-level assessment activities, such as collecting and reviewing institutional data in order to improve programs and service offerings and to measure progress towards university goals. More…

Primary contacts: Assistant Provost, Institutional Planning and Assessment