Benefits Graduate and/or Professional School Students

Student Technology Equity Program

Emergency funding to provide a Zoom Pro account for all students, to acquire technology periperals such as laptops and hotspots and hire an administrative staff for the Student Technology Equity Program

PMC Studio Renovation and Equipment Expansion Project

Funds were provided to the PMC to renovate in-office film studio space and purchase new media equipment for students to rent.

Technology Access Program

Student Technology Fund Logo Emergency funding to create a laptop and hotspot lending program for students in need as courses moved to an online only format and campus service offerings changed due to shelter in place.

GA Laptop Checkout Program

Funds were provided to institute a checkout program to allow students to work on collaborative document processing and advocacy research without the need to maintain personal computers.

Moffitt Library Laptop Rental Program

Moffitt library with the AAVP office has provided a laptop rental program that is accessible to all students. Funds were granted to buy more laptops so this critical student service continues.

Modernizing & Expanding UCB's Course Capture

STF funded the new course capture system which will be implemented in Fall 2020. It provides a range of improvements including better reliability and deeper bCourses integration.

Creative Discovery Fellows

The Creative Discovery Fellows program is a collaboration between American Cultures Center and Academic Innovation Studio. Funding was provided to support programs that help students better leverage Adobe.

Career Center Enhanced Online Services Request

STF funds licenses for state-of-the-art, customizable, web-based tools that assist students with developing effective resumes and preparing for job interviews.

Data Science for All at UC Berkeley

Two years of funding was provided to scale up the successful peer consultation model and provide additional services to reach more students interested in data science.

Physics Tinkering Studio

Funds were provided to support the development of the Tinkering Studio, a space provided for students to develop skills to apply in research labs, learn machining and how to use research equipment.