IT Services - Computer Requirements
  • Desktop or Laptop computers are acceptable, a laptop may be easier if you plan on taking notes in classes. 
  • Operating System: Windows 7 or higher; Mac OSX 10.6 or higher; Ubuntu 12.04 or variants
  • Processor: 2GHz+ recommended
  • Memory: 4GB+ recommended
  • Hard Drive: 250GB+ recommended
  • Optical Drive: Writable CD/DVD recommended
  • Network Adapter: Wired and wireless adapters
  • Warranty: 3+ years on-site, next business day with accidental damage coverage recommended
  • Antivirus Software with auto-update and active scanning required INCLUDING Mac OSX
  • 25' category 5/5e network cable

  • Netbooks, tablets or smartphones are not recommended as a primary computer system.
  • Desktop printers are discouraged.
  • MMA policy prohibits personal wireless APs in the dormatories, the reason for this is that personal APs interfere with the existing wireless signals and thus diminish everyone else's service.  Additionally, personal APs create a security vulnerability.
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