Students are free to select any brand of computer. Information on computer discounts, virus protection, and other services is available at the University's DTS Student Information page at http://dts.drake.edu/student-services
Drake University provides a free copy of Microsoft Office
to current students. Students won't need to select an Office Productivity Pack or word processing solution when buying from HP or other manufacturers.
Students who plan to use laptops for taking exams or to join the campus wireless network must be running Windows XP SP3 or higher when using a PC or Mac OS X 10.6.8 or higher when using a Macintosh.