Click on one of the departments below for a complete list of requirements for specific majors:
School of Art and Art History
Operating System: Macintosh OS 10.10 or above
Software: Microsoft Office 2011/2016, which can be downloaded for FREE, please visit go.du.edu/office365; Parallels or VMWare for MAC (Windows Emulation software) or BootCamp (preferred)
Processor Speed: Core i5 Processor
Memory: 8 GB RAM
Hard Drive: 256GB Solid State Drive (SSD). *Do not purchase a 128 GB HD*
External Hard Drive: Equivalent (or larger) size than Solid State Hard Drive (256 GB or larger).
- External Hard drive will be used to back up work with Time Machine.
Warranty: 3 year parts and labor AppleCare.
- Wireless: 802.11AC
Please visit our New Student site for more information.
USB Flash Memory Storage Devices are strongly recommended
Insurance: Comprehensive breakage, theft, hazard.
If you have any questions about the Art School's laptop requirements, please contact: