|Strategic Planning Committee
|Revised October 18, 2010
The Strategic Planning Committee (SPC) will provide a representative voice to the campus in the development and assessment of strategic plans for USC Aiken. The SPC will assess progress on identified areas of activity, make periodic reports to the campus, make refinements in goals/objectives/strategies as necessary, and undertake a major review of goals and planned activities at least once every 5 years. The work of the SPC is advisory to the Chancellor and to the Campus Budget Committee.
The SPC will be comprised of members from each of the following categories:
Membership by Position:
Executive Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs
Vice Chancellor for Student Life and Services
Vice Chancellor for Business and Finance
Chair, Faculty Assembly
Chair, Classified Employee Assembly
President, Student Government Association
Director of Library
Representative from University Planning Committee
Appointments by Chancellor:
9 representatives from academic units (*):
3 each from colleges:
1 each from schools:
(with 3 from this number representing unit heads)
1 from Enrollment Services or Student Life and Service
1 from Alumni Council
1 additional student representative
The following members shall serve as Resource Persons to the Committee (by virtue of their position):
Vice Chancellor for Enrollment Services
Vice Chancellor for Advancement
Vice Chancellor for Information Technology
Assistant Chancellor for Facilities Management
Director of Institutional Effectiveness
(* Note: The Chair of the SPC will be appointed by the Chancellor from this group.)
- All appointments by the Chancellor will serve terms limited to 3 years. (In the first year of operation under this model, all appointed members will draw straws to determine who will serve for 1 year, 2 years or three years from this initial appointment.) A member may serve two full terms or one partial and one full term, and must remain off of the committee for at least two years before being nominated again.
- The Chair will be appointed by the Chancellor from that group nominated by unit heads, and will serve, by virtue of this appointment, as a member of the Campus Budget Committee.
- The committee will meet at least two times per semester except by action of the committee.
- In the event that a consensus cannot be reached on priorities or courses of action, reports representative of at least two major viewpoints should be forwarded to the Chancellor for review and action as appropriate.