College Guidance

Several colleges have additional requirements or recommendations. Also note: Students who prefer Macs and are enrolled in BCoB, CoAA, and CCI are responsible for installing the Windows operating system; the estimated additional cost is $189.

College

Additional Requirements / Recommendations

Belk College of Business 

Beginning in Fall 2020, all Belk College of Business upper-level students are required to have their own personal laptop computer.

Cato College of Education

Cato College of Education students do not have additional requirements or recommendations.

College of Art + Architecture 

School of Architecture students are required to have an external hard drive (1 TB), an external mouse, the Adobe Creative Cloud software, and the Rhino 3D Modeling software. Undergraduates starting in the first year studios are required to purchase a drawing tablet. Assignments will be designed for the Wacom Intuos.

College of Computing and Informatics

Beginning in Fall 2020, undergraduate students taking classes in the College of Computing and Informatics are required to have their own personal laptop computer.

College of Health and Human Services

All students, graduate and undergraduate, taking College of Health and Human Services courses, are required to possess a laptop with webcam and microphone.

College of Liberal Arts & Sciences

College of Liberal Arts & Sciences students do not have additional requirements or recommendations.

The William States Lee College of Engineering

Students in the William States Lee College of Engineering are encouraged to purchase a dedicated Graphics Video Card (2GB).