Student Laptop Recommendation

Check with your College/Department for computer requirements for your field of study before purchasing a computer.


Minimum Computer Recommendations:


Operating System

  • Windows 10 or 11
  • MacOS 10.14 (Mojave) or newer.



  • Windows: Intel Core i5 or AMD Ryzen 5 or better.
  • Mac: Intel Core i5 or Apple M1 or better.
(Note: M1 Macs are currently unable to run Windows through Boot Camp.)



  • 256 gigabytes or larger solid-state drives.


Memory (RAM)

  • 8 gigabytes or more for typical use.
  • 16 gigabytes or more for AutoCAD, Adobe Creative Suite, and other graphic and video-intensive applications.