SFAC resumes despite snags
By Ed De La Garza
Daily Cougar Staff
The Student Fees Advisory Committee begins
its final day of presentations at 8:45 a.m. today in the Bayou City Room
of the University Center.
The open meeting will conclude with an
address from Vice President for Student Affairs Elwyn C. Lee at 2:30 p.m.
SFAC is scheduled to deliberate Monday
and Wednesday and will have a report ready to present to Lee and UH President
Arthur K. Smith on
Despite some snags, Assistant Vice President
for Student Development and Dean of Students William Munson said things
had been running
smoothly. Munson is an ex-officio member
Athletics and the Child Care Center are
supposed to have updated requests to the committee by the time it begins
original request was for $3.7 million,
but its corrected figure should be closer to $3.1 million.
"The amount they used for their budget
next year was erroneous," Munson said. "I have talked to (Senior Associate
Athletics Director Larry
Leckonby) and he's going to provide us
with an accurate proposal."
At the request of SFAC, the Child Care
Center will re-submit a proposal, with $4,000 added to its original $97,417
figure. The additional funds
would be allocated to staff development.