Join us in the Lab for our spring Process Mapping cohort experience starting April 5th!
The University Innovation Alliance is the leading national coalition of public research universities committed to increasing the number and diversity of college graduates in the United States.
We share a sense of urgency about this work because we are public universities with a public mission. Higher education needs to do a better job of graduating students across the socioeconomic spectrum, particularly low-income students, first-generation students, and students of color.
Raising graduation rates is imperative for individual social mobility and U.S. global competitiveness.
For too long, colleges and universities wasted time and resources trying to solve this graduation challenge by themselves. It was inefficient and ineffective, and students paid the price. In 2014, we flipped the script. We decided to innovate together. We set ambitious goals, opened up our data, and agreed to share everything we learn.
Our Member Institutions
Arizona State University
Michael Crow, President
Georgia State University
M. Brian Blake, President
Iowa State University
Wendy Wintersteen, President
Michigan State University
Teresa K. Woodruff, Interim President
North Carolina A&T State University
Harold L. Martin Sr., Chancellor
The Ohio State University
Peter Mohler, Acting President
Oregon State University
Jayathi Y. Murthy, President
Mung Chiang, President
University at Buffalo
Satish K. Tripathi, President
University of California Riverside
Kim A. Wilcox, Chancellor
University of Central Florida
Alexander Cartwright, President
University of Colorado Denver
Michelle Marks, Chancellor
University of Illinois Chicago
Marie Lynn Miranda, Chancellor
UMBC - University of Maryland, Baltimore County
Valerie Sheares Ashby, President
University of Massachusetts Amherst
Javier A. Reyes, Chancellor
University of New Mexico
Garnett S. Stokes, President
University of Utah
Taylor Randall, President
Virginia Commonwealth University
Michael Rao, President