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Computer Standards for Purchases

DePaul offers several standard computer configurations for university faculty and staff to purchase, the details of which can be found below.  For more information on ordering, please visit DePaul's Procurement website.


Dell is the preferred workstation computer vendor for the DePaul University.  The standard model offered is the Dell OptiPlex 5040.

Dell Optiplex 5040


Dell is the preferred laptop computer vendor for DePaul University.  Two different models are offered by Information services.  The first is a larger Dell Latitude E6440 with optical disk drive.  The second is the Dell Latitude E7250 Ultrabook

Latitude E6440
Dell Latitude E6440
Latitude E7250
Dell Latitude E7250



The Microsoft Surface Pro 3 is the recommended tablet for University Staff and Faculty. 


Apple Devices

All Apple Devices are handled on a case by case basis.  Please contact Procurement for a recommendation.