Hardware Support and Information

As a SLU student, you are eligible to receive discounts for computers and software for those computers. These discounts vary based on special promotions from each company and each vendor has specific ways to receive SLU's discount.

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Need a cable or an adapter?

Tech Services Center offers small hardware and peripherals for purchase. To purchase an item, please visit one of the two TSC offices or order your items online through the SLU Marketplace.

Monitor Cables (Starting at $3.75/each)

Monitor cables are available in VGA, DVI, and in HDMI options. Lengths are typically 6'. Cables have gold plated connectors and gold plated copper contacts to ensure excellent conductivity.

Network Cables (Starting at $3.75/each)

The network cables are available in 7', 14' and 20' lengths. The cables consist of 4 Unshielded Twisted Pair (UTP) 24 AWG stranded copper wires with colored PVC outer jacket.

USB Cables (Starting at $4/each)

The USB 2.0 A/B Cable are available in 6.6' length. The cables consist of double shielded twisted pair wires with colored PVC outer jacket. Just plug-and-play for keyboards, mice, modems, printers, and other USB peripherals. This cable provides a transfer rate up to 480 Mbps depending upon the peripheral's USB version, and easily attaches to any USB device.

USB Drives (Starting at $5.25/each)

USB drives available in 8GB, 16GB, and 32GB sizes. Using a USB drive makes it much easier to access your digital content from multiple machines.

USB to Ethernet Adapter (Starting at $20/each)

The USB to Ethernet Adapter plugs into your other laptop's USB port and allows you to connect a standard Ethernet cable to deliver internet and network access. The USB to Ethernet Adapter is super compact and easily fits into any computer bag, briefcase or backpack for use on-the-go.

Mini-Switches (Rentals start at $10.00/each)

A SLU approved Ethernet splitter can be used to share the jack in your room. We offer a limited number of 4-port, 5-port, and 8-port mini-switches for students to borrow and use while living in a residential hall on a first-come, first-served basis. More details are available through a Student Tech Services team member.