B-1 Committee on Financial Aid to Students

Co-Chairs: Martin Chapa and Hunter C. March

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FUNCTION: To initiate and review policies and procedures; to hear appeals from decisions of the Office of Student Financial Services.

COMPOSITION: Five members of the General Faculty, representing five colleges or schools, and five students (four undergraduate and one graduate), including at least two who are receiving, or have received, financial aid from the Office of Student Financial Services. Each fall, four of the students shall be appointed by the President from a panel of not less than ten (10) nominees submitted by the Student Government; the fifth student shall be appointed by the President from a panel of not less than five (5) nominees submitted by the chair of the Graduate Student Assembly. Faculty members shall serve two-year staggered terms beginning on the first class day of the fall semester. In addition, every year the Chair of the Faculty Council shall appoint two members of the Faculty Council for one-year terms as members of the committee. The committee shall elect its own chair and vice chair, who shall be members of the General Faculty. The Director of Student Financial Services, a representative of the Dean of Students, and a representative from the Office of Graduate Studies shall serve as administrative advisers without vote. The President may appoint additional non-voting administrative advisers from the general administration areas of the University.

Members, 1999-2000


Bernstein, Mark E. 1998-2000

Associate Professor, Communication Sciences and Disorders


Fowler, Anna C. 1998-2000

Professor, Accounting


Liljestrand, Howard M. 1998-2000

Professor, Civil Engineering

March, Hunter C. 1999-2001 Associate Professor, Music
  Menchaca, Martha 1999-2001 Associate Professor, Anthropology

Faculty Council Appointees
  Corsi, Richard L. 1999-2000 Associate Professor, Civil Engineering- Environmental
  Keating, Elizabeth L. 1999-2000     Assistant Professor, Anthropology

Five Students:
  Donnell, Howard 1999-2000 Doctoral Candidate, Government
  Khoja, Rahim 1999-2000 Senior, Finance
  Koenig, Kara L. 1999-2000 Sophomore, Economics
  Ramirez, Miguel D. 1999-2000 Sophomore, College of Liberal Arts
  Williams, Lemuel C. 1999-2000 Sophomore, Hydrogeology

Administrative Advisers
  Burt, Lawrence W. ex officio Director, Student Financial Services
  Chapa, Martin E. ex officio Dean of Students Office
  Dollard, John D. ex officio Associate Dean, Graduate Studies