September 7, 2018

Media Advisory: Wayne State University President M. Roy Wilson to deliver university address

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What:

Wayne State University President M. Roy Wilson will provide an update to the campus community on progress made toward the 2016-2021 Distinctively Wayne State strategic plan. President Wilson will discuss the university’s enrollment, graduation rates, student success, research and other topics.

When:

10-11 a.m. Wednesday, Sept. 12

Where:

Student Center Ballroom, 5221 Gullen Mall, Detroit, MI 48202

More Info:

By 2021, Distinctively Wayne State will result in a thriving institution known for academic and research excellence where every student has a clear pathway to success and the opportunity to flourish in a diverse, collaborative and innovative environment.

Some of the strategic plan’s key priorities and metrics include:

  • Increasing the six-year graduation rate to 50 percent
  • Increasing overall enrollment to 30,000 students by 2021
  • Eliminating the gaps in graduation and retention between students from underrepresented populations and students from majority populations
  • Meeting the Pivotal Moments campaign goal of $750 million

 

Contact

Shawn Wright
Phone: 313-577-4562
Email: shawn.wright@wayne.edu

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