Associated Students Organization (ASO) Discount Sticker/Student Activities Fee
Buy Now & Save!
The $15 bi-annual ASO Discount Sticker/Student Activities Fee offers a variety of benefits,
including restaurants, discount movie theater and amusement park tickets. Theater
and park tickets can be purchased at The Marsee Auditorium Ticket Office, where all tickets are sold, during its regular operating hours, 10 a.m.- 6 p.m. Monday thru Friday. On-campus
benefits include access to Student Activities Center events, free admittance to all
campus athletic events and a discount on tickets to district-sponsored Center for
the Arts events.
Off-campus benefits include discounts for products and services to local restaurants, beauty and fitness services, computer and printing services, clothing accessories, etc. To learn more and where you can save, check out the Fee Discounts.
When can I buy or decline the ASO Sticker/Student Activities Fee?
Students, faculty, staff and alumni may buy the ASO sticker anytime. The best time to buy is during enrollment for the primary terms Fall and Spring. The fall sticker is valid through the winter session and the Spring sticker is valid through the entire summer.
A student may decline the ASO Sticker Fee/Student Activities Fee when enrolling on-line
for classes. Locate the 'opt-out' button on the student's ECC account by going to
REGISTRATION then select PARKING AND ASO MENU after selecting 'Term' select 'Choose your ASO sticker option', follow instructions precisely. If you missed this selection and you recieved the
sticker in the mail, return the ASO sticker to the Cashier's Office by the second Friday of the new primary semester After that the ASO/Student Activities Fee is Non-Refundable!
How can I get the ASO sticker?
Students can buy the ASO sticker online when they enroll during the primary terms
(fall and spring). It will automatically be added to your fees if you do not opt-out.
The ECC Cashier's Office then mails your ASO sticker to the address on record in the
Admissions and Records Office. Make sure your address is current so that you receive
Staff, faculty, alumni and students may also purchase the $15 sticker at the Cashier's Office located on the southeast corner of the Bookstore or at the Marsee Auditorium Ticket Office. They will hand you the current sticker that should be placed on your ECC ID card. Once purchased you are automatically entered in the ASO primary semester drawing. After receiving that winning phone call, pick up your fun and valuable prizes, with your current ASO sticker, at the SDO/Photo I.D. office located in MBBM (Manhattan Beach Blvd. Modules) #131.
Money raised by the Student Activities Fee/ASO Discount Sticker
Funds from the Student Activities Fee, Also referred to as the ASO Discount Sticker, help support and finance co-curricular activities for the college. Such activities include but are not limited to student government, the Union newspaper, clubs, campus performances, athletic teams and the debate team.
Where is the ASO Discount Headquarters located?
We are located in the Student Development Office/Photo ID found in MBBM (Manhattan Beach Blvd. Modules) #131. Questions are answered Monday through Thursday, 9:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. For more information, contact us at 310-660-3593 ext. 3500. Private extension, 3502 or email Lawrence at email@example.com. If enquiring about tickets or ticket prices Only the Marsee Auditorium Ticket Office can assist you! All tickets are sold at the ticket office, 1(800) 832-ARTS.
Student Representation Fee
The Student Representation Fee is mandated by State Law (Assembly Bill 1504). The Student Representation Fee supports both the El Camino College Associated Students Organization (ASO) and Student Senate for California Community Colleges (SSCCC) to advocate for California community college students. Both organizations provide students the opportunity to take an active role in higher education advocacy and policy development.
The Associated Students Organization (ASO), serves as your elected representative, and acts as your liaison to the College. ASO applies leadership knowledge and skills to stay informed and advocate for students. ASO is committed to improving the quality of education and involvement of students at El Camino College.
The Student Senate for California Community Colleges (SSCCC) works to promote and safeguard access for current and future students to California public higher education in accordance with the Master Plan for Higher Education through system participatory governance, legislative and policy advocacy, and regional support and development.
ASO and SSCCC have lobbied to increase support for students’ basic needs such as health, food security, and increased financial aid. Legislative priorities have also included advocacy for more affordable California Community College education. For example, El Camino College ASO and SSCCC advocated and contributed to the decision to offer services in the Student Health Center during the summer.
The $2 Student Representation Fee is an optional fee collected during the primary terms (fall and spring) for each enrolled student and established by CA Education Code: 76060.5. $1 will go to the ASO government to fund advocacy efforts for student leaders and student representatives to state their positions and viewpoints on behalf of El Camino College students before city, county, district, state, and federal government, as well as other public agencies. $1 will be expended to establish and support the operations of a statewide community college student organization, recognized by the Board of Governors of the California Community Colleges, with effective student representation and participation in state-level community college shared governance and with governmental affairs representatives to advocate before the Legislature and other state and local governmental entities
A student may decline the Student Representation Fee when enrolling for classes. If the student does not decline during enrollment, the Student Representation Fee will be assessed and collected. The Student Representation Fee is non-refundable after the second week of the semester.
REFUND FOR THE SPRING 2020 ASO STICKER
Because of the COVID 19 VIRUS we are offering a refund for the Spring 2020 ASO Discount sticker. Please complete this form by June 12th at 11:59 p.m. Stay healthy and educated.