Impact 2030 is Monash University’s strategic plan for 2021 to 2030. It affirms Monash's focus on addressing the challenges of the age for the betterment of our communities, both locally and globally, and charts the path for how the University will actively contribute to addressing these challenges through its research and education, and in collaboration with government, industry, alumni, donors, and community. It also identifies three key global challenges that Monash seeks to address: Climate Change, Geopolitical Security, and Thriving Communities.

Monash University was one of the first signatories to the University Commitment to the Sustainable Development Goals, in 2016. As a signatory, Monash is committed to support and promote the principles of the SDGs through our world leading research, innovation and education, and strives to ensure our campuses and major programs are environmentally sustainable and socially inclusive.