Technical Requirements

All students entering the University of Illinois College of Medicine Peoria are required to have a laptop computer. There are no requirements in terms of model, manufacturer. However, we will provide IT support service only to students whose laptops meet the minimum recommendations listed below.

These are the minimum and recommended hardware specifications for your laptop. In most cases newly or recently purchased laptops will meet or exceed the minimum specifications. The MINIMUM specs are what we feel will be the bare minimum configuration for your laptop. The RECOMMENDED specs are what we feel will be a more optimal configuration for your laptop.

 

 RECOMMENDEDMINIMUM

Processor

8th Gen Core i75th Gen Core i5 or better (or the AMD equivalent)
Operating SystemWindows 7 or later, Mac OS 10.10 or laterWindows 7, Mac OS 10.9
Hard Drive500 GB or more SSD250 GB
Memory (RAM)8 GB or more4 GB
Video output

Digital video output, such as an HDMI or Thunderbolt/Mini DisplayPort

You must have the appropriate connector dongle to connect to HDMI if your laptop does not have an HDMI port

Digital video output, such as an HDMI or Thunderbolt/Mini DisplayPort

You must have the appropriate connector dongle to connect to HDMI if your laptop does not have an HDMI port

Warranty3-4 Years parts and labor + Accidental Protection3 Years parts and labor