Saint Louis University

The Doisy College of Health Sciences uses the Information Technology Services set of recommendations for students computing at SLU. The first set is for are the minimum requirements, and the second set is for the recommended set-up for the computer.

Recommended Requirements

Minimum Software Recommended Software
Windows Windows 7 Home Premium
Word processing program
Anti-virus
Windows 8.2
Microsoft Office (for free from SLU!)
Symantec Endpoint Protection Suite
LoJack
Apple Mac OS X 10.7 (Lion)
Word processing program
Mac OS X 10.10 (Yosemite)
Microsoft Office (for free from SLU!)
iCloud - Find my device set up

 


MINIMUM HARDWARE REQUIREMENTS: (1 to 2-year life span at SLU)

Computer System Memory Networking Devices
Windows:
Intel 5 or equivalent

Apple:
Intel 5

4GB ram

250GBHard Drive

Physical GB NIC Ethernet

Wireless NIC 802.11g/n

4GB USB drive

Large External Harddrive for back-ups

 


RECOMMENDED HARDWARE REQUIREMENTS: (3 to 4-year life span at SLU)

Computer System

Memory

Networking

Devices

Windows:
Intel i7 or equivalent

Apple:
Intel i7

8GB+ ram

250GB+ Hard Drive

Physical GB NIC Ethernet

Wireless NIC 802.11g/n

8GB USB Drive or Greater

100GB+ External Hard Drive

4-yr warranty,accidental coverage