July 10-11, 2003
ITEM 120-2004-R0703 Authorization to Expend 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 $498,143.
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/Dept Project Amount
Mech Eng. Hardware $25,500
I&ME Hardware $33,000
Comp. Science Hardware $46,625
Elec/Comp Eng Hardware $25,450
Earth Science Hardware $32,700
Chemistry Hardware $50,000
Library Hardware $26,250
ITC Student Labs Paper/Toner/Maint. $41,200
ITC Student Labs Hardware/software $217,418
Allocations were based on unanimous recommendations by the Computer Allocation Committee. The Committee is comprised of faculty, students and administrators.