All computers are purchased with available extended warranties from Apple and Dell. In addition, laptop computers must be purchased with accidental damage coverage when available.
Computers for full-time staff are desktop/laptop Dell PCs with Microsoft Windows as per Univeristy standard unless the IT Director and the unit Director approve otherwise.
Part-time staff will share a standard desktop Dell PC with Microsoft Windows as available.
Computers for full-time faculty are desktop/laptop, typically from Apple or Dell. If teaching or research requires specific manufacturer, that manufacturer must be agreed by the IT Director so that the required support can be provided on the purchased computer.
Part-time faculty will share an office computer as available. Part-time faculty who choose to use their own personal computer for University work must do so in compliance with the ITS Security standards and procedures: Security 101
Most University-owned software cannot be installed on personally-owned equipment due to licensing restrictions.