September 25-26, 2003

 

ITEM 120-2851-R0903                Authorization to Expend Student Computer Fees; Montana State University-Great Falls College of Technology

 

THAT:                                       Consistent with the provisions of Board of Regents Policy 940.23, the Board of Regents authorizes Montana State University-Great Falls College of Technology to expend Student Computer Fee funds for the following project which exceeds the local approval threshold:  purchase PCs for a classroom at a cost not to exceed $105,000.

 

EXPLANATION:                        Board of Regents Policy 940.23 requires Board approval of all purchases in excess of $25,000. The Student Computer Fee Committee, whose membership includes 50 percent students as required by Board policy, endorses this proposal. 

 

Computer Equipment Fee

FY 04

 

 

 

Computers purchased

 

 

20   Optiplex SMF

Student Lab

20,000

  2   Optiplex Mini Tower

B124

  2,000

21   Optiplex Mini Tower

B128

26,000

21   Optiplex SMF

B125

16,000

15    Laptops

Distance

22,000

Software

 

 

       Autodesk Products

 

  6,500

       Macromedia Mix

 

  8,000

       Pagemaker

 

  5,500

 

 

 105,000