ITEM 122-2005-R0104��������������� Authorization to Expend Equipment Fees; Montana State University-Bozeman


THAT:�������������������������������������� The Board of Regents of Higher Education hereby authorizes Montana State University-Bozeman to expend Student Equipment Fee funds for upgrading University equipment.� Total cost of the equipment purchase is $50,000.


EXPLANATION:����������������������� In accordance with Board of Regents Equipment Fee Policy 940.26, expenditure of Equipment Fees for projects in excess of $25,000 requires authorization by the Board of Regents.� The proposed purchase is as follows:�


College/Dept.               Project���������������������������������� Amount

College of Business      Portable computer lab������������ $50,000


This allocation was based on the unanimous recommendation of the Equipment Allocation Committee.� The committee is comprised of faculty, students, and administrators.