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Board Meeting Briefs July 8, 2020

Board room in Founders Hall

July 09, 2020 - 04:01 PM

CAMPUS LEADERSHIP REPORTS

Reports were given by Associated Students, Academic Senate, Classified Senate, Faculty Association, CSEA 262, CSEA 651, Foundation and Alumni Association, Management Steering and Public Affairs.  Detailed reports will be reflected in the official minutes when posted online.


INFORMATIONAL REPORT – FINANCIAL AID

 Jenny Phu, Assistant Director, Financial Aid, provided the annual update on the Financial Aid office’s activities. The Financial Aid office offers an array of financial aid program, grants, work study, loans, and scholarships.  Federal programs include Pell, Supplemental Educational Opportunity Grant (SEOG), Direct Loans, Parent Loans, and Federal Work Study.  State programs include Cal Grant B and C, California College Promise Grant (formerly Board of Governor Fee Waiver), Chafee Grant, full-time Student Success Grant, and Completion Grant, while Scholarship programs include both institutional and private funding.

During 2019-2020 fiscal year, the Financial Aid office disbursed $42,965,869 in federal grants (15.01% increase from prior year), $24,961,504 in state grants (0.08% decrease from prior year) and $17,318,310 in California College Promise Grant (formerly known as the Board of Governor Fee Waiver) (7.1% decrease from prior year). The office has also distributed $8.4 million in CARES Act grants to more than 12,000 students.

ACTION ITEMS
  • Approved the Consent Calendar
    • Pulled and approved separately the following:
      • Agreement with HPI Architecture for the Sand Volleyball Complex, Lot W Improvements, and Wildlife Sanctuary Entry
      • Agreement with Tilden-Coil Constructors for Construction Management Services - Student Center
      • New and/or Amended Classified Job Classification Descriptions
      • Title V - Developing Hispanic-Serving Institutions Grant: Authorization of Contract with Barsi Productions
      • California Education Learning Lab Grant - Improving Learning Outcomes for All General Chemistry Students through Adaptive Hybrid Courses: Authorization of Contracts
    • Approved Resolution 20-01 - Resolution of the Board of Trustees of the Mt. San Antonio Community College District Authorizing the Issuance of Mt. San Antonio Community College District (Los Angeles County, California) Election of 2008 General Obligation Bonds, Series 2020D, and Actions Related Thereto
    • Approved Resolution 20-02 - Resolution of the Board of Trustees of the Mt. San Antonio Community College District Authorizing the Issuance of Mt. San Antonio Community College District (Los Angeles County, California) Election of 2018 General Obligation Bonds, Series 2020B, and Actions Related Thereto
    • Approved Revised College Mission, Vision Statement, and Core Values
    • Approved Pedestrian Bridge Encroachment Agreement

 

TRUSTEES
Dr. Manuel Baca, Rosanne Bader, Jay Chen, Gary Chow
 Judy Chen Haggerty, Esq., Robert Hidalgo, Laura Santos
Maricela Vazquez Aviles, Student Trustee 
Dr. William T. Scroggins, President & CEO
Sophia Ruiz, Student Trustee