Computer Recommendations

Hardware
Most computers on campus use the Microsoft Windows operating system and Microsoft Office applications; however, some academic programs feature Apple Macintosh computers. If you are unsure whether a Windows or Macintosh computer will best meet your needs, consult your college or department to find out its specific recommendations.


Below are additional hardware recommendations for students buying a new computer:

Windows
Any Dual-Core, or 2.8 GHz Single-Core Processor
2 GB Ram
80 GB Hard Drive
256 MB Video Card

Macintosh G4 (2003+), G5 or Intel Processor
1 GB RAM
80 GB Hard Drive

Other recommendations: