Users have a wide variety of reasons for choosing a laptop computer instead of a desktop system. Some are interested in a fully-equipped system that can serve in place of a desktop computer, others want an ultra lightweight system for travel, etc. Therefore, we request that you contact us directly for advice on the ideal laptop to meet your needs.

If you are interested in purchasing a laptop with District funds, please contact ITHelp@smc.edu​ or ext 3010.

If you are looking for advice on a personal laptop purchase, Dell offers discounted prices for all educators. You can find more information on their program for higher ed faculty & staff.