The University of Arizona

Strategic Planning & Budget Advisory Committee (SPBAC)

SPBAC in consultation and dialogue with the President, Provost, and the University community, supports and enhances the success of the University through thoughtful and informed advice relating to: strategic planning, assessment of institutional priorities, review of budgetary policies, and the evaluation of programs and services. The SPBAC chair shall provide regular reports to the Faculty Senate.
In partnership with the University, SPBAC:
      a.    Develops and disseminates the University’s strategic plan.
      b.    Identifies issues that facilitate or impede the pursuit of the University’s mission.
      c.    Provides advice on budget policies, significant budgetary actions and institutional
             priorities consistent with the strategic plan of the University.
      d.    Evaluates the effectiveness of plans, policies, and the assessments that affect
             the entire infrastructure of the University.
      e.    Develops guidelines for setting planning and budgeting priorities.
Constitution Article VI, Section 7


SPBAC Messages

Membership List 2014-15

2014-2015 Minutes

Meeting Schedule 2014-15

Strategic Plans

Planning Documents




Abbreviated History of SPBAC