May 23-24, 2002


ITEM 115-1501-R0502��������������� Authorization to Expend Student Computer Fees; Montana Tech of The University of Montana


THAT:�������������������������������������� In accordance with Montana University System Policy 940.23, the Board of Regents authorizes the expenditure of student computer fee money for the following:


1)                   Student Computer Lab Upgrade (Engineering Hall 204) - 31 computers ($46,500);

2)                   Portion of network loan payment ($52,000);

3)                   Department Teaching Lab Upgrades ($69,000);

4)                   Microsoft Licensing ($25,000); and

5)                   College of Technology Lab Upgrade� (Room 116 and Room 123) - 28 computers ($39,040).


EXPLANATION:����������������������� The Computer and Network Advisory Committees, comprised of the appropriate student representatives, developed and unanimously approved this proposal as authorized by Montana University System Policy 940.23.