Strategic Plan

As an interdisciplinary Center of Distinction, the Ignatian Center for Jesuit Education serves the core vision and mission of Santa Clara University. This strategic plan, which sets out specific priorities and goals of the Center for the next five years, supports the Strategic Plan 2011 of the University as a whole. Each of the Ignatian Center’s priorities and goals supports and advances those of the University.


The Ignatian Center for Jesuit Education will be recognized throughout Silicon Valley as providing leadership for the integration of faith, justice, and the intellectual life.


The Ignatian Center promotes and enhances the distinctively Jesuit, Catholic tradition of education at Santa Clara University, with a view to serving students, faculty, staff, and through them the larger community, both local and global.

Strategic Priorities and Goals

Jesuit Education