ITS-Approved Computer Hardware Standards for Faculty & Staff

Mason Standard System Requirements

The endpoint device configurations listed below are approved for purchase with Mason funds. For information on purchasing an endpoint device not listed below, submit a request for a Desktop Consultation or contact the ITS Support Center.

Pricing and availability are subject to change without prior notification or obligation.

Dell

Dell Desktops

ModelProcessor*MemoryStorageOperating SystemPrice
Optiplex 7070 SFFCore i516GB256GB SSDWindows 10 Pro$813.17
Optiplex 7070 MTCore i716GB512GB SSDWindows 10 Pro$1,083.90
Precision 3630 TowerCore i716GB256GB SSDWindows 10 Pro$1,369.69

Dell desktops purchased through Mason's Dell contract come with a 3-year warranty.

Dell Monitors

ModelPrice
Dell 22 Monitor – E2220H$83.71
Dell 24 USB-C Monitor – P2419HC$185.00
Dell UltraSharp 24 Monitor – U2419H$194.00

Dell Laptops

ModelProcessor*MemoryStorageOperating SystemPrice
Latitude 5500Core i516GB256GB SSDWindows 10 Pro$1,019.75
Latitude 5500Core i716GB512GB SSDWindows 10 Pro$1,267.13
Latitude 7200 2-in-1Core i716GB512GB SSDWindows 10 Pro$1,614.85
Precision Workstation 3540Core i516GB256GB SSDWindows 10 Pro$821.48
Precision Workstation 3540Core i732GB512GB SSDWindows 10 Pro$1,472.32

Dell laptops purchased through Mason's Dell contract come with a 3-year warranty.

Dell Laptop Accessories

ModelPrice
Dell Thunderbolt Dock- WD19TB$210.00
Dell USB-C Mobile Adapter - DA300$59.99

Apple

Apple Desktops

ModelProcessorMemoryStorageOperating SystemPriceAppleCare+*
iMac 21.5" 4K DisplayCore i716GB512GB SSDmacOS$2,029.00$159.00
iMac 27" 5K DisplayCore i716GB512GB SSDmacOS$2,729.00$159.00

*AppleCare+ extends the 1-year Apple Warranty to 3 years and adds accidental coverage. (Deductibles apply.)

Apple Laptops

ModelProcessorMemoryStorageOperating SystemPriceAppleCare+*
MacBook Air (Retina)Core i516 GB512 GB SSDmacOS$1,579.00$229.00
MacBook Pro 13" (4 Port)Core i7 16 GB512 GB SSDmacOS$2,349.00$249.00
MacBook Pro 16"Core i7 16 GB512 GB SSDmacOS$2,199.00$339.00

*AppleCare+ extends the 1-year Apple Warranty to 3 years and adds accidental coverage. (Deductibles apply.)

Software Updates

Software applications and updates are available for managed Mason-owned devices.

Windows Devices

Software applications and updates for Windows devices are available through Software Center.

Apple Devices

Software applications and updates for Mac devices are available through Mason Self Service.

Two-Factor Authentication

Learn more about Two-Factor Authentication (2FA).