Institutional Board of
March 26, 2002
Telephone Conference Meeting
Mr. Gary White, Mr. Mike Farrell, Ms. Virginia King, Mr. Dan Moore,
Mr. Michael Perry, Dr. Sam Sentelle, Mr. David Todd, Mr. Joseph Williams,
Ms. Sherri Noble, Dr. Marshall Onofrio
Dr. Steve Haid, Ms. Carol Hartley, Dr. Tom Scott, Mr. Tom Wilkerson, Mr.
Dr. Dan Angel, Mr. Herb Karlet, Mr. Layton Cottrill, Mr. Michael McGuffey
The meeting was called to order by Chair
Proposed Tuition & Fees, Fiscal Year 2002-03
Dr. Dan Angel provided
an overview of the state budget for FY 2002-03; Dr. Angel discussed the impact
of the 3% budget reduction, as well as increased costs for Public Employees
Insurance (PEIA) and Board of Risk and Insurance (BRIM).
Mr. Herb Karlet discussed proposed
tuition and fee levels for Marshall; Mr. Karlet also discussed the Policy
Commission’s Tuition and Fee Guidelines, which relate tuition and fee levels
to instructional costs per student. Mr. Karlet quantified the FY 2002-03
increased costs for PEIA, BRIM, and normal operating costs.
Following discussion, Mr. Mike
Perry moved that the board approve tuition and fee levels for FY 2002-03
as presented in the board agenda, as well as increases in room and board
fees. Motion seconded by Mr. David Todd. Motion carried.
Additional discussion ensued;
board members expressed concern about the increasing costs of higher education,
and concern about limiting access to higher education.
The Board directed Dr. Angel
and his staff to closely monitor future enrollment trends, student retention
figures, and other data to determine the long term effect of rising student
With no further business,
the meeting was adjourned.
Mr. Joseph Williams, Secretary