May 29-30, 2003


ITEM 119-2701-R0503                Student Computer Fee Allocation; Montana State University-Billings


THAT:                                       Consistent with the provisions of Board of Regents' policy 940.23, the Board of Regents authorizes Montana State University-Billings to expend Student Computer Fee funds for the following projects that exceed the local approval threshold:  1)  purchase PCs to replace old equipment in the Information Commons and College of Technology. 

Total = $232,200


EXPLANATION:                        1.   Board of Regents' policy 940.23 requires Board approval of all purchases over $25,000.  The Montana State University-Billings Student Computer Fee Committee, whose membership includes 50 percent students as required by Board policy, endorses this proposal.