The SFAC reviews new campus proposals and the modification of current category II and III fees in order to provide advice to the campus President on A) how to proceed with appropriate and meaningful consultation, and B) adjustments to campus mandatory and course-based fees. 

General Information

Related Links

Category III Fees - Course Fee Proposals and Approved Fees

Category IV and V Fees - Fee Proposal Process and Forms

Constituency [top]

The constituency of the Student Fee Advisory Committee includes:

  • Seven students (including the chair of the committee), recommended by the Student Government President and appointed by the President
  • Two faculty members, recommended by the Academic Senate and appointed by the President
  • One administrator or staff member, appointed by the President or designee

Membership Roster [top]

Committee Members (FY19-20)

  • SFAC Chair, Student Government President - Vacant
  • Chair, ASI Board Representative - Vacant
  • Chair, Materials, Services, Facilities, & Technology Committee - Vacant
  • Chair, Instructionally Related Activities Committee - Vacant
  • Student-at-large - Vacant
  • Student-at-Large - Vacant
  • Faculty  - Vacant
  • Nicholas Centino - Faculty, Assistant Professor - Chicana/o Studies
  • Kem French, M.S.W. - Coordinator of Student Leadership Programs

Staff to the Committee (non-voting)

  • Dianne Wei, Budget and Operations Analyst
  • Dottie Ayer, Special Assistant to the VPSA & Strategic Operations Administrator
  • Crista Fisher, Administrative Assistant to the Vice President for Student Affairs office

Meeting Schedule, Agendas and Minutes  [top]

The Student Fee Advisory Committee will meet the 1st Friday of the month from 8:00 a.m. to 9:00 a.m. in the Student Union, Room 1080 (Coville conference room), unless otherwise stated. 

Meeting agendas are posted on the website at least five working business days prior to the meeting. Draft minutes are reviewed and approved during the next scheduled meeting, then posted on the website.

*Indicates a meeting date outside of the regular schedule.

Meeting DateAgendaMinutes
September 6, 2019 AgendaMinutes 
October 4, 2019 AgendaMinutes 
November 1, 2019 AgendaMinutes
November 22, 2019 *AgendaMinutes 
February 7, 2020 AgendaMinutes 
March 6, 2020 AgendaMinutes
April 3, 2020 Agenda Minutes
May 1, 2020 Agenda Minutes 

Proposal Submission Process [top]

Course Fee proposals for the next academic year must be submitted by the last Friday in September.

In order to facilitate the process, there may be instances where applicants may be asked to present additional information to the SFAC.

Proposals Under Review

  • Please contact Dianne Wei at or at (805) 437-8539 if you would like copies of the FY19-20 course fee proposals under review.

Approved Student Fees

Historical Information

Historical Student Fee Committee Information

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