Computers and Tablets

Services for Faculty & Staff

Evergreen Hardware Leasing Program
The Evergreen program provides a leased computer to all full time staff and faculty at Saint Mary’s, and outfits all of our general-access labs and classrooms. For more information on the conditions and approval processes of the Evergreen program, and how you can access it, call the ITSS Helpdesk at 496-8111 or Evergreen Policy.

ITSS-Supported Computer Equipment
If you are purchasing computer equipment with departmental funds or grant money the following are recommended. These models are fully supported by ITSS technicians, who can perform all warranty repairs in-house. They are warrantied for 3 years.

Desktop Computer

  • HP Compaq Pro 6305 SFF PC 
  • HP Compaq 6305 Pro SFF Efficient Chassis
  • Windows 7
  • AMD A8-5500B 3.2 to 3.7 GHz (Turbo) processor
  • 8GB memory (1x4GB with 3 slots open)
  • 500 GB Disc Drive

HP 22” Wide Screen LED LCD


  • 13.5 “ Toshiba Protégé R30 
  • Intel Core i5-3230M 2.60 GHz Processor 
  • 4GB Memory 
  • 320GB disk drive
  • Camera Integrated
  • Windows 7

Apple Products
The University standard is the PC computer, but under special circumstances some may migrate to a Macintosh platform. This would involve completing an approval process specified in Evergreen Policy. Once approved, faculty or staff can order from the Apple Education Website.

For more information including pricing, look under the Employee Services tab in SMUport.