September 27-28, 2001
ITEM 112-2001-R0901 Authorization to Expend Student Computer Fees; Montana State University-Bozeman
THAT: The Board of Regents of Higher Education hereby authorizes Montana State University-Bozeman to expend Student Computer Fee funds for the following projects. The total cost of purchases is $471,414.00.
EXPLANATION: In accordance with Board of Regents Computer Fee Policy 940.23, Expenditure of Computer Fees for projects in excess of $25,000. requires authorization by the Board of Regents. The proposed purchases include the following:
College/Department Project Amount
ITC Computers, printers, other hardware
software, maintenance/consumables $ 231,259
Chemistry Hardware, software, printers $ 29,200
Civil Computer hardware $ 54,300
Computer Science Computer hardware, maintenance $ 59,400
Education Hardware, software, maint. $ 42,714
Electrical/Computer Computer hardware $ 27,541
Industrial & Mgmt. Computer hardware, software $ 27,000
Total: $ 471,414
Allocations were based on unanimous recommendations by the Computer Allocation Committee. The Committee is comprised of faculty, students and administrators.