What’s behind the student activity fee?

By: Nick Bergeman ~Staff Writer~ On the list of items on the bill from the Bursar’s Office, it is no surprise that the cost of tuition usually overshadows the other items. However, tucked neatly into the list for undergraduate students is a small $115 per semester charge called the “Student Activity Fee.” The fee may be easy to miss, but that miniscule fee may the reason that many undergraduate students enjoy their college experience. The tiny activity fee funds every club, most on-campus events and just about every free non-academic service provided for students. Everything from French Club to the … Continue reading What’s behind the student activity fee?