Colleges and universities have been pushed to respond to myriad new situations over the past year including COVID-19 testing and contact tracing, fully remote or hybrid learning and the financial fallout from the pandemic.
Institutions are quickly planning for the future as a new normal takes shape. This year’s report highlights key considerations for colleges and universities as they move beyond the pandemic, such as the most effective use of campus space, the role of distance learning and revenue stream diversification.
Key societal topics such as diversity and inclusion, student mental health, and environmental, social and governance issues are also highlighted. This report concludes with our annual Washington Update and key items that board committees should be considering.
National Higher Education Advisory leader, PwC US
National Higher Education Assurance leader, PwC US