In fall 2016, Chancellor Dororthy Horrell established five priorities to guide CU Denver's ongoing success:
These priorities emerged from Chancellor Horrell's 2016 Reach Out and Listen Tour, a series of collaborative forums and meetings with faculty, staff, students and community members that established a shared vision for the bright future of CU Denver.
- Elevate student success.
- Advance excellence and innovation in teaching, research and creative work.
- Strengthen our position as a vital community asset.
- Create a more cohesive, collaborative and inclusive CU Denver culture.
- Achieve long-term financial stability and sustainability
In fall 2017, the chancellor addressed progress on these strategic priorities in her annual State of the Campus Address: