Purchasing a new computer
IT Services recommends the following for new students considering the purchase of a computer:
Regardless of operating system, we recommend students purchase a laptop to take full advantage of wireless network access in all buildings on campus.
- At least an Intel Core i5 Processor (Third Generation Core i5 – Ivy Bridge)
- Note: AMD processors are also acceptable for PCs.
- 8 GB of RAM
- 128 GB hard drive
- A solid state drive (SSD) is preferable.
Printer, thumb drive, surge protector, at least one year on-site warranty (ITS does not offer repair services)