Listed below are both the requirements and recommended specifications (specs) for devices. This should act as a guide for new and current students to assess their current technological needs and determine if an upgrade to current equipment is warranted. The left hand column lists the base requirements of a device in order to ensure security and proper connectivity to the campus networks. Devices which do not meet the requirements may cause security risks for the user and the university as well as a hinderance to the students productivity.
Minimum Required Computer Specifications
Recommended Computer Specifications
Most Online, hybrid, and dual mode courses require a webcam and microphone in order to participate in both recorded and live video conferencing. While most laptops have these integrated, external microphones and cameras can be purchased to fulfill these requirements.
Equipment that meets the above recommendations:
Disclaimer: The below products are not official recommendations to purchase, but are examples meant to guide users.