The Office of Academic Affairs is responsible for strategic planning, administration and evaluation of academic programs, resource allocation, budget analysis, assessment, and academic policies. In addition, Academic Affairs provides leadership and is responsible for a wide range of matters concerning institutional effectiveness and accreditation requirements and processes; coordination of co-curricular activities and new student orientation with the Office of Student Affairs; coordination of commencement planning, public relations, fund raising, and advancement initiatives with the Office of Institutional Advancement; and coordination of strategic resource allocation with the Office of Finance and Administration.
The architecture firm of Kell Muñoz, along with Facility Planning and Consulting, has worked with Loyola to analyze our current use of space and to develop a master plan for our facilities to support our efforts within the strategic plan.
It was almost a year ago that the Board approved Loyola 2012 as the strategic plan for the university. That plan was developed with input from faculty, staff, students, and the Board during the 2008–2009 academic year.