May 19-20, 2005


ITEM 127-1009-R0505††††††††††††††† Student Computer Fee Employment Allocation; The University of Montana-Missoula


THAT:†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Consistent with the provisions of Board of Regentsí Policy 940.23, the Board of Regents authorizes The University of Montana to expend Student Computer Fee funds for the following projects that exceed the local approval threshold:


Student Employment

1)       College of Arts and Sciences ($96,269);

2)       IT Organization (public labs) ($55,103);

3)       School of Business ($35,567);

4)       College of Technology ($28,815);

5)       Mansfield Library ($25,754);

6)       Student Technical Assistant Program (STAP) ($30,000);†

7)       IT Organization (Help Desk) ($25,000);

8)       IT Organization (Web Development) ($25,000).†


EXPLANATION:††††††††††††††††††††††† Board of Regentsí policy 940.23 requires Board approval of all purchases over $25,000.† The Student Computer Fee Committee, whose membership includes 50 percent students as required by Board Policy, endorses this proposal.