Minimum Requirements for Bringing Your Own Laptop

Stevens requires a laptop computer for all undergraduate students.  The specifications below are the minimum required. 

All students are required to have a laptop computer that meets the following minimum specifications*:

  • Type:                   PC or Mac
  • Processor:           Intel Core i5 or i7 or AMD equivalent
  • Display:               14” or larger
  • Memory:              8GB or higher for PC / 16GB or higher for MAC
  • Hard Drive:         256GB SSD or higher
  • I/O ports:           Two USB 3.0 ports
  • Video out:           HDMI or display port
  • Wireless:             5Ghz preferred 
  • OS:                      Windows 10 (PC) / Latest Mac OS with ability to run Parallels or Bootcamp (Mac)
  • Warranty:           3 years minimum

*Information technology strongly recommends a four year warranty with accidental damage coverage.


Music & Technology and Art & Technology Majors

All Music & Technology and Art & Technology majors are required to have an Apple MacBook Pro meeting the following requirements:

  • Type:                   MacBook Pro
  • Processor:           Intel Core i7 @ 2.0 GHz
  • Display:               15" or larger
  • Memory:              16GB or higher
  • Hard Drive:         256GB SSD or higher
  • OS:                      Mavericks or later
  • Warranty:           3 years minimum

*Information technology strongly recommends purchase of the Apple Care Protection Plan.

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Article ID: 2425
Created
Fri 10/3/14 10:56 AM
Modified
Mon 9/23/19 11:01 AM