Broad-based Fee Consultation

UB provides for student input on fee proposals.

Broad-based Fees Consultation Dates for 2018-19

Date Event
Friday, February 9

Letter to student governments and campus publications on fee proposal distributed

Monday, February 12
  • Consultation period opens through Friday, February 23
  • MyUB announces opening of the process as a “Need to Know” for all students
  • The MyOpinion survey collection process begins through Friday, February 23
  • Email address available for feedback throughout the process
  • Spectrum ads advertising website and consultation begin running
Thursday, February 15
Friday, February 23

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

Friday, March 2

Summary report of student input posted on the website and Facebook

Wednesday, March 7

Target submission of final reports to SUNY

Tuesday, July 31 Letter (PDF) sent to UB students about final fee approval. Download the letter to students about final fee approval.

During the Consultation Process:

  • Invitation to Student Leaders sent on February 6th.
  • UB Students advisory letter emailed to all students via CIT mass mail process Friday, February 9.
  • Spectrum advertisement run February 12, 15, 19, and 22, alerting students that the consultation process was underway.
  • Spectrum editorial – article run during week of February 19.
  • MyUB announcement February 12-23.
  • Student Union advertisement run during the weeks of February 12 and February 19.
  • Social Media posts to Student Experience Facebook page on Monday, 2/12 evening; Twitter Thursday 2/15  and Wednesday 2/21.
    • Facebook:  230 Reach, 4 Likes, 1 Share, 1 comment
    • Twitter: 1,086 Total Reach
  • MyOpinion fee survey run February 12 through February 23. It had 132 respondents.
  • Google analytics recorded 1,625 page views from February 9 through February 23.
  • Student Accounts received 9 email responses.