Broad-based Fee Consultation

UB provides for student input on fee proposals.

Broad-based Fees Consultation Dates for 2020-21
Date Event
Friday, February 14

Letter to student governments and campus publications on fee proposal distributed

Monday, February 17
  • Consultation period opens through Friday, February 28
  • MyUB announces opening of the process as a “Need to Know” for all students
  • The MyOpinion survey collection process begins through Friday, February 28
  • Email address available for feedback throughout the process
  • Spectrum ads advertising website and consultation begin running
Monday, February 24

All Broad Based Fee Student Advisory Group Meetings have taken place (see table below for respective fee contact for future advisory group involvement)

Friday, February 28

Close of student input process to allow for compilation and posting of student feedback

Friday, March 13

Summary report of student input posted on the website

March 16

Target submission date to SUNY

Wednesday, July 1 (approximately) SUNY approved rates published in a letter to students

Summary of 2019-20 Student Consultation

The 2019-20 Broad Based Fee Student Consultation period was held February 11, 2019 through February 22, 2019.
The consultation was advertised through MyUB, the Student Life Gateway Annoucements, posters around Campus, Campus Digital Signage, Spectrum ads, the UB Events Calendar, UBLinked notice, Facebook and Twitter posts, and table tents in the dining halls.
The MyOpinion survey had 75 respondants (results available below).
One post was shared on the University at Buffalo Student Experience Facebook page on Tuesday February 19, in support of the Fee Consultation Process. (Reach: 879, Engagements: 5)

Three posts were shared on the UB Experience Twitter account in support of the Fee Consultation Process; Monday, February 11, Wednesday, February 13, and Monday, February 18. (Reach: 1,438, Engagements: 19)

PDFs available:

  • 2019-20 Broad Based Fee Student Consultation - Meeting Notes
  • 2019-20 Broad Based Fee Student Consultation - MyOpinion Survey Results

This section will be updated with a summary of 2020-21 Student Consultation on/around Friday, March 13, 2020.



  • There were no phone calls or letters – only emails received via the Student Accounts email address.
  • There were no questions submitted on index cards at the meeting.
Broad Based Fee Student Advisory Board - Contacts for Board Involvement
Fee Contact Name Email
Athletics Katie Burd 
Campus Life - Student Life Carm Marinaccio
Campus Life - Experiential Learning Network Christina Heath
Campus Life - Heart of the Campus Ashley Bucholtz
College Ashley Bucholtz
Recreation Karen Mayfield
Health Sue Snyder
Technology - CIO Diana Tuorto
Technology - University Libraries Ashley Gasorowski
Transportation Nancy Kobielski
Academic Excellence and Success Ashley Bucholtz