Laptop Requirements

All incoming freshman are required to have their own personal laptop. Please see minimum requirements below.


REQUIRED APPLE LAPTOP RETINA MACBOOK PRO

PROCESSOR

2.5GHz Quad-core Intel Core i7

OPERATING SYSTEM

Apple OSX Yosemite 10.10

DISPLAY TYPE

15.4" Retina LED-backlit display with IPS technology (2880x1800 resolution)

SYSTEM GRAPHICS

NVIDIA GeForce GT 750M

TOTAL MEMORY

16GB 1600MHz DDR3L SDRAM

CAMERA

Bulit-in

HARD DRIVE

512GB PCIe-based Flash Storage

OPTICAL DEVICE

Not Included

BATTERY

Li-Ion Battery or Equivalent

POWER CORD

North American with Line Cord & 90W AC Adapter

PCI ADAPTER

HDMI & IEEE 1394a Port

NETWORK ADAPTOR

Integrated WiFi Wireless B/G/N and Bluetooth 4.0

EXTERNAL DRIVE

1TB External Drive for Back-Ups (Included in Bundle)

INCLUDED SOFTWARE

Windows 7 and Parallels

WARRANTY

4-Year Safeware Extended

HARDWARE PURCHASE LINK

University Bookstore Direct Link

SOFTWARE PURCHASE

See note below*

 

*Thanks to Thomas Jefferson University's partnership with Adobe, all Jefferson students, faculty and staff have unlimited access to Adobe Creative Cloud for the duration of their relationship with the University; Photoshop, InDesign, Illustrator are available through an educational license with TJU. Students can create a free Adobe ID account with Campus Key. Learn more about signing in, installing and registering with the Adobe Creative Cloud Apps PDF.