Funding for Instructionally-Related Activities IRA) at SSU have been announced for the 2014-15 year.
The Instructionally Related Activity fee was enacted by the CSU Board of Trustees in 1983 to provide funding for "activities and laboratory experiences that are partially sponsored by an academic discipline or department and which are, in the judgment of the President, integrally related to the function of instructional offerings.
SSU students currently pay a fee of $436 to support IRA programs.
Before recommending support from the President, the Fee Advisory Committee (composed of six students and four faculty/staff members) determines a program's eligibility.
Projects being supported for this academic year include the following:
ADVENTURE PROGRAMS - a low ropes course designed to provide experiential, out-of-class learning opportunities where both participants and student staff become better connected through the use of adventure activities focused on leadership, communication, problem solving, teamwork, and trust. ($7,800)