Key Initiatives and Priorities

Key initiatives and priorities of Seattle University's Office of the President.

The Office of the President is dedicated to advancing Seattle University's mission and vision through the 2022–2027 Reigniting Strategic Directions.

Other key priorities and initiatives are supported through efforts such as Mission Priority Examen, LIFTSU and the Presidential Speaker Series. Learn more below.

Stained glass art work of Saint Ignatius of Loyola, the founder of the Society of Jesus (the Jesuit order) on campus at Seattle University

Mission Priority Examen

The Mission Priority Examen (MPE) is a self-study and peer review process for reaffirming the Jesuit, Catholic mission of Jesuit colleges and universities in the AJCU.

SU alum Robin DiAngelo, Ph.D., '91 author of 'Nice Racism' and 'White Fragility' at the 2023 Racial Equity Summit.


Established by the Office for Diversity and Inclusion, LIFT SU drives strategic efforts to address systemic racism and promote equitable practices across Seattle University.

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