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 (FY16-17)

  • Michelle Noyes, President, Student Government
  • Carisa Arellano, Chair, ASI Board Representative
  • Andrew Groom, Chair, Materials, Services, Facilities, & Technology Committee
  • Jacqueline Amarante, Chair, Student Health Advisory Committee
  • Natasha Pillai, Chair, Instructionally Related Activities Committee
  • Marlene Pelayo, Chair, Recreation & Athletics Fee Committee 
  • Robert Dennis, Student-at-Large
  • Jasmine Delgado, Faculty
  • Luis Sanchez, Faculty
  • Emily Guetzoian, Marketing & Conference Administrative Analyst, Housing & Residential Education

Staff to the Committee (non-voting)

  • Cynthia County, Administrative Assistant to the Vice-President for Student Affairs 
  • Dottie Ayer, Special Assistant to the Vice-President for Student Affairs
  • Dianne Wei, Budget and Operations Analyst

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.

Meeting DateAgendaMinutes
September 2, 2016Agenda (PDF, 87KB)   Minutes (PDF, 113KB)   
September 9, 2016Agenda (PDF, 90KB)   Minutes (PDF, 109KB)
October 7, 2016 Agenda (PDF, 83KB)Minutes (PDF, 103KB)
November 4, 2016Agenda (PDF, 92KB)Minutes(PDF,108KB)
December 2, 2016Agenda (PDF, 84KB)  Minutes pending approval
February 3, 2017 (Cancelled)No Agenda   No Minutes 
March 3, 2017Agenda(PDF, 94KB)Minutes pending approval
April 7, 2017 (Cancelled)No Agenda No Minutes 
May 5, 2017Agenda (PDF, 105KB)No 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 

  • No proposal currently under review

Approved Student Fees 

Historical Information 

Historical Student Fee Committee Information