Hardware Specs

Recommended Laptop Specifications

Printable version of recommended laptop specifications

Operating System

Windows 10 or MacOS 11.2

Note: Chromebooks, iPads, other tablets, and mobile devices
DO NOT meet the laptop requirement

Processor

Core i7 Processor or higher

Memory

16 GB RAM or higher

Hard Drive

512 GB or higher

Add-Ons

Camera, Microphone, Speakers
(included with most laptops)

Warranty

4-year parts and labor

Microsoft Office & Antivirus Software

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You are not required to buy a new laptop if you already have one. In addition to the specs above, be sure to check for any IT needs specific to your college.