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GUSA Approves Budget, Media Board Sees Cut

GUSA Approves Budget, Media Board Sees Cut

The Media Board’s student activities fee funding is set to decrease from $95,000 to $57,500 — a 39.5 percent cut — as approved Sunday in the Georgetown University Student Association Finance and Appropriation Committee fiscal year 2018 budget. The budget, approved unanimously by the 28-person GUSA senate Sunday, allocates exactly[Read More…]

by March 31, 2017 1 comment Campus News, News, News - Top

Space Funded For Unofficial Groups

As part of the 2016 Georgetown University Student Association Budget approved by the senate after contentious debate Sunday evening, unrecognized student groups will receive on-campus storage space, club sports will receive funding for a full-time athletic trainer for a year and the Georgetown Program Board will face $14,000 in funding[Read More…]

by March 24, 2015 0 comments Campus News, News, News - Top
Final Fin/App Budget Released

Final Fin/App Budget Released

The GUSA Finance and Appropriations Committee released its final budget for the 2015 fiscal year, cutting the Collegiate Readership Program and funding for GUSA while also putting Georgetown Day under the control of the Division of Student Affairs. The budget, released March 21, is projected at $998,400, in response to[Read More…]

by March 25, 2014 2 comments Campus News, News, News - Top

Fin/App Process Questioned

The Georgetown University Student Association Finance and Appropriations Committee is set to release the final fiscal year 2015 budget for the student association and advisory and programming boards today. The committee considered proposals for 26 options, hearing from advisory boards, student groups and individuals, including Center for Student Engagement Director[Read More…]

by March 21, 2014 2 comments Campus News, News, News - Top

Club Sports Denied Trainers

After months of advocating for an athletic training program for club sports, the Advisory Board for Club Sports requested $41,000 from GUSA, but was denied any funding at GUSA’s Feb. 24 budget summit for the 2014 fiscal year. The Georgetown University Student Association sent out a survey over winter break gauging interest in a trainer[Read More…]

by March 19, 2013 0 comments Campus News, News

GUSA Funding Plateaus

The Georgetown University Student Association Finance and Appropriations Committee released a draft budget Tuesday allocating $979,200 to on-campus student programs. Available funds shot up $19,200 from last year’s allocation due to the standard rate of inflation — a measure made possible through the Student Activities Fee and Endowment Reform referendum[Read More…]

by March 15, 2013 0 comments Campus News, News

GUSA Fund May Shift Focus

Two years after its founding, the GUSA Fund is rethinking its role on campus. Given changes in sources of funding for campus groups, the fund is looking to alter its mission from providing supplementary funding for existing groups to helping kick-start new organizations and working with groups that are not recognized by[Read More…]

by November 6, 2012 0 comments Campus News, News

SAFE Proposals 101

Voting opened yesterday on the referendum for the three proposals on how to spend the $3.4 million generated from the Student Activities Fee Endowment reform. In December 2010, the student body voted to gradually change the fee from $100 to $150 in the 2012-2013 academic year. The money raised from[Read More…]

by January 24, 2012 0 comments Campus News, News

SAFE Proposals Finalized

Members of the Georgetown University Student Association’s Finance and Appropriations Committee finalized a proposal Wednesday that allocates funds from the Student Activities Fee Endowment to the Social Innovation and Public Service Fund, Georgetown Energy and the New South Student Center renovation effort. The GUSA senate will vote on the document Sunday. If[Read More…]

by December 1, 2011 0 comments Campus News, News

Funding Overhaul Forces Clubs to Tackle a New System

Funding frameworks for campus groups saw sweeping change this year, with SAFE reform more than doubling the funds available to organizations and a new Student Activities Commission bulk allocation system irking many club leaders. Greg Laverriere (COL ’12), current vice president of the Georgetown University Student Association, led the reform[Read More…]

by April 29, 2011 0 comments Campus News