Instructional Related Activities Fee - General

The Instructional Related Activities (IRA) general fee for the Fall 2021 semester is $50. Instructionally Related Activities are experiences, external to the classroom, that enrich student life and learning. Activities that are considered to be essential to a quality educational program and an important instructional experience for enrolled students are funded by the fee.

The fee pays for Library materials and supplies, as well as a broad range of smaller projects in Student Affairs and Enrollment Management and Academic Affairs, such as: Moot Court, Forensics, theater productions, the Latina Student Newsletter, planetarium productions, student travel funding and more.

Total expenses of the IRA- General Fee breakdown is:

 

Category Expense Percentage

Operating expenses, including library and academic initiatives

82.5%
Student travel funding 2.1%
Salaries and wages, information technology costs, and contractual services 15.4%