Student Tech Fee Referendum

Facts at a Glance

  • Five-year $51 per semester fee for commercial software licensing and student technology projects.


  • $17 Return To Aid
  • Up to $20 for Commercial Software
  • $14+ for Student Technology Projects

What’s Not Covered:

  • Core Technology Infrastructure
  • Basic Technology Services

Oversight:  Student-Majority Student Technology Referendum Committee

  • 2 ASUC Representatives
  • 2 GA Representatives
  • 2 Committee on Student Referendum Representatives
  • 5 University Staff Representatives and Faculty Members

Potential Student Proposed Projects:

  • Applications like ScheduleBuilder and BerkeleyTime
  • Laptop/Phone/Tablet Charging Stations in Lower Sproul
  • Smart-Room Collaboration Spaces
  • It’s up to you!  UC Berkeley wants YOUR ideas!

Visit to learn more about the STF and how to apply for project funding.