Higher Education and the Public Good. Virginia’s Experience with University Restructuring. SHEEO Professional Development Conference August 15, 2007. Goal of higher education restructuring legislation.
Virginia’s Experience with University Restructuring
SHEEO Professional Development
August 15, 2007
To provide public colleges and universities with more operational and administrative autonomy in exchange for a renewed commitment to their public missions.
+ Need for reform
+ Fortuitous alignment
Ask not what the state can do for colleges and universities, but what colleges and universities can do for the state
Education related (11 goals - 19 performance standards)
Financial/Administrative (1 goal - 11 performance standards)
Section I: ACCESS
Section II: ALIGNMENT
Section III: INVESTMENT
Areas: CO, IT, HR, Procurement