GOAL 5: TITAN EXPERIENCE

Develop the “Titan Experience” brand to build pride and connection to the University and market the unique and employable qualities of Cal State Fullerton graduates..

Strategies

  1. Define the “Titan Experience” and the signature student-centered programs offered by the Division of Student Affairs and the University.
  2. Create high-quality program materials that brand CSUF.
  3. Create Cross-Divisional Multi-Cultural Task Force to develop and implement an executable plan to build upon existing Student Affairs and University initiatives to assure that each graduate attains multi-cultural competencies and can communicate their value to potential employers, creating a nationally recognized model for preparing students for 21st Century careers.
  4. Institutionalize the Titan Involvement Center as the hub to promote engagement opportunities on campus through a student-centered approach.
  5. Increase visibility of the “Titan Experience” on and off campus.
  6. Develop student-centered spaces that enhance student engagement from an academic, social and personal perspective and exude Titan Pride by working in partnership with key Student Affairs departments and Facilities Management.
  7. Promote and advocate for alternative methods for transportation around and within campus such as a shuttle or trolley system to facilitate access from one corner of campus to another.

goal complete= complete  goal scheduled= in progress

Strategies 2013-14 2014-15 2015-16 2016-17 2017-18
1. Define the “Titan Experience”:
1A University-wide task force to define the “Titan Experience”       goal scheduled   
1B Create signature student-centered events and programs.     goal complete    
1C Student Affairs will set an example of bleeding Titan pride     goal complete    
1D Establish a forum for prominence of Student Affairs staff to provide information, referrals and resources to CSUF students     goal complete    
2. Create high-quality program materials that brand CSUF:
2A Create a process to review and coordinate the Division of Student Affairs marketing materials       goal scheduled   
2B Create identity-brand standards including use for logos, specific colors, and templates        goal scheduled  
3. Create Cross-Divisional Multi-Cultural Task Force to develop and implement an executable plan to build upon existing Student Affairs and University initiatives:
3A Define desired multi-cultural competencies and map them to the general education        goal scheduled  
3B Assess the extent to which graduates currently possess these multi-cultural competencies        goal scheduled  
3C Develop multi-year plan to improve these multi-cultural competencies        goal scheduled  
3D Establish a University-wide, co-curricular initiative that develops personal, academic and professional skills       goal scheduled  
3E Incorporate competencies in all Divisional and University publications        goal scheduled  
4. Institutionalize the Titan Involvement Center:
4A Establish a centralized system to promote events and co-curricular programs   goal complete      
4B Establish mentoring programs       goal scheduled  
4C Expand training opportunities for students     goal complete     
5. Increase visibility of the “Titan Experience”:
5A Consult with Facilities Management to develop and install campus signage to further "Titan Pride"   goal complete      
5B Establish partnerships with local businesses to participate in the Titan Pride program     goal complete    
5C Increase visibility of prominent CSUF alumni in marketing materials       goal scheduled   
5D Increase visibility of student services, buildings and departments through campus signage     goal complete    
6. Develop student-centered spaces that enhance student engagement:
6A.i Assess efficiency of existing space and utilization   goal complete      
6A.ii Centralize services to create collaboration and synergy     goal complete    
6B Create satellite stations and information kiosks       goal scheduled   
6C Modify/enhance/design buildings, facilities and spaces   goal complete      
6D Integrate aesthetic appeal via artwork, pictures, accent walls, or signage of student engagement activities throughout Student Affairs spaces     goal complete    
6E Create gathering areas for all students to promote student engagement     goal complete    
6F Develop and partner to create student-centered institutional policies for increased accessibility       goal scheduled   
6G Create and design spaces that nurture and support the spiritual and holistic needs of students     goal complete    
7. Promote and advocate for alternative methods for transportation around and within campus.        goal scheduled  

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