Student Minimum Hardware Requirements

Student Computers

It is recommended students bring laptop (or notebook) computers to campus. This allows students to complete course work at thier convenience and take advantage of the wireless network while away from the residence halls.

For new computer purchases we suggest the following as minimum configurations:

Notebook or Desktop

  • Intel Core i5 or higher
  • AMD A6/Ryzen 5 or higher
  • GB RAM or higher
  • 256 GB SSD or HDD
  • Integrated Wireless Card
  • Microsoft Windows 10, or MacOS


  • Microsoft Office 2016 Professional or Student Edition (Get free for students at
  • Surge protectors

These configurations are suggested guidelines only and are subject to change.


Article ID: 79582
Tue 6/4/19 2:57 PM
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