The Strategic Priority 4 Objectives are as follows:
By fall 2018, complete the capital / fundraising campaign - "Imagine the Future".
By fall 2020, increase annual external research funding, by 20% over 2015.
By 2020, increase funding from external sources (foundations, corporate, federal, state,
and local government) by 20%.
By 2025, grow the University's endowment by $20 million.
The Strategic Priority 4 Implementation Strategies are as follows:
Launch and execute a national comprehensive fundraising campaign in support of AAMU's
strategic plan and high-priority initiatives
Establish campus-wide policies and practices to generate new resources and faster,
Generate additional revenues; increase enrollment; and offer a portfolio of degree,
lifelong learning, professional development, and selective online programs to students
in the region and across the globe
Develop a Student Loan Default Management Plan to educate, track, and assist students
in avoiding defaulting on their student loans
Implement and maintain a systematic and comprehensive approach to student loan repayment
that will include calling and mailing delinquent student borrowers and promoting financial
literacy and successful loan repayment
Increase partnerships that create new opportunities for students, faculty, staff,
Improve accountability and effectiveness through the use of technology for alumni
and constituent relations, cultivation, and fundraising
Enhance and develop new relationships with research funding entities to broaden the
University's research portfolio and increase related funding
Promote stronger collaborations and partnerships, between the University and stakeholders,
that can make use of and strengthen AAMU's research funding base
Encourage and support entrepreneurial endeavors of faculty, staff, and students