2018-19 Computer Rollout

The much anticipated campus rollout from he Division of Information Technology (DIT) is here. We will be offering Dell and Apple products, as standardizing equipment will help facilitate deployment, maintenance, and training across campus. 

Delivery and Pickup

To make this a seamless process for all, we will be using a Scheduling app to make appointments for delivery and pickup times. Please be on the lookout for the email, which will include the link to the Scheduler. Emails will be sent out based on eligibility and timeframe noted below.  User services will deliver and setup desktop computers, while laptops must be picked up, in person. 

  • Please Note: You will be asked to sign a University-Issued Device Agreement upon pick up.

Eligibility & Timeframe

The rollout, designed in phases and scheduled to begin in late November, is noted below:

PHASEEQUIPMENTANTICIPATED TIMEFRAME
    Phase 1:

    New Faculty 


Laptops & Desktops

Dec. 2018 - Jan. 2019

    Phase 2:

    Faculty:
    Tenure, Tenure-Track, FT Lecturer 


Laptops & Desktops

TBA
    Phase 3: 
  • MPP
Laptops & DesktopsTBA
  • Staff
Desktops only TBA

Overview of Equipment

The following models will be replacing the existing computers.  Please Note: Quantities are limited and you will receive a like replacement of your current machine. We will not be able to honor any requests or changes at this time.

Dell (75% model availability)

  • OptiPlex 7050 Mini Workstation
    • i5 processor / 16GB RAM / 256GB SSD HD
  • Latitude 7390 2-in-1 Laptop
    • i7 processor / 16GB RAM / 256GB SSD HD / 12.5

Apple (25% model availability)

  • Mac Mini Workstation
    • i5 processor / 8GB RAM / 256GB Flash Storage
    • 22” Monitor (Generic)
  • 13.3” MacBook Pro Laptop
    • i5 processor / 16GB RAM / 256GB SSD HD

Rollout FAQs 

For more information on the rollout, please see Knowledge Base Article: 2018-19 Campus Rollout FAQs

User Support Services will be deploying, maintaining, and upgrading all campus rollout equipment. 

If you have any questions or concerns, please contact IT User Services Help Desk at (310) 243-2500, Option 1.