Date / Time: 

Friday, March 15, 2019 - 12:00pm to 2:00pm


U-SU San Gabriel Rm 313

I. Organizational Items

a. Call to Order
b. Roll Call (Establishment of Quorum)
c. Approval of Agenda for Friday, March 15, 2019
d. Approval of Minutes for Friday, March 1, 2019

II. Public Comment

a. This time is allotted to members of the public to address the committee on any issues affecting ASI and/or Cal State LA.

III. Action Items

a. National Society of Black Engineers - NSBE 45th Annual Convention - 3/27/19-3/31/19 - $3,000.00
b. Child Development Association - End of Year Celebration - 5/9/19 - $3,000.00

IV. Information Items:

a. University Support Area Presentation: EPIC (Time Certain: 1:00pm)
b. Club Funding Policies and Procedures throughout the CSU: ASI Vice Chair for Finance Lily Nguyen will present a report on the various club funding policies and procedures followed by other universities in the CSU system.
c. Proposed 2019/2020 Operating Budget: The committee will review a rough draft of the proposed 2019/2020 operating budget.

V. Discussion Items

a. ASI Referendum: The committee will be informed of the latest developments of the referendum.

VI. Reports

a. ASI Vice President for Finance: Aaron Castaneda

VII. Adjournment

Current Chair

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About Committee

The Finance Committees acts on behalf of the BOD in all matters pertaining to income appropriation, and the safeguarding of Associated Students, Inc. funds. The Finance Committee makes recommendations to the Board of Directors regarding allocation of funds. The committee also prepares an annual budget which must be submitted to the Associated Students, Inc. BOD in sufficient time for review and approval in accordance with Article VI, Section 4 of these Bylaws. The Finance Committee also has the responsibility for recommending the most appropriate investments.

What is the composition of the Finance Committee?

  • The Finance Committee is composed of 14 voting members and 4 non-voting members. You may use this application to apply for the following positions:
  • ASI Vice Chair for Finance (V.C.F.)
  • Four student (recommended by the V.P. for Finance to the ASI President with a simple majority consent of the BOD)

What does the Finance Committee do?

It shall be the purpose and function of the Finance Committee to:

  • Make recommendations to the BOD regarding allocation of funds.
  • Prepare an annual budget which must be submitted to the Associated Students, Inc. B.O.D. in sufficient time for review and approval in accordance with Article VI, Section 4 of the Bylaws.
  • Develop a balanced ASI Annual Budget for approval by both the B.O.D., and the University President no less than sixty (60) days prior to the end of the fiscal year.

Duties and Responsibilities

For more information go to our website Finance Policies and Procedures 200-225 and review Policy 201 Finance Committee Code of Procedure.

External Organization & Departments

ASI currently offers university support funds to Anna Bing Arnold Children's Center, EOP (Educational Opportunity Program), Golden Eagle Radio, EPIC (Educational Participation in Communities), Dreamers Center, U-Pass Metro Program, and Veterans Resource Center. Click below to learn out more about the Funding and Budgeting for External Organizations & Departments over $3,000 here.

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