Hardware

General Guidance

All University purchases of IT hardware should go through the CVM IT office.

Highly-recommended Student Laptop Options

MU CVM IT and fellow MU Veterinary Students highly recommend the purchase of one of the following two laptops from MU’s TigerTech bookstore for your educational needs at MU-CVM.  By purchasing one of the recommended laptops through TigerTech you will receive the following benefits:

  • Hardware failure support from TigerTech
  • Troubleshooting support & assistance from the local CVM-IT Office
  • Optional Student Purchase Plan – spread payments out over 4 semesters {at least a 3-year warranty is required if using payment plan}
  • Students buying a Dell system ($699+) prior to October 15, 2017 will receive a $150 check from Dell

Please visit MU TigerTech online (573) 882-2131 or call CVM IT at (573) 884-2020 for more questions.

MU CVM “Highly Recommended Everyday Laptop”

Dell 5289 2-in-1 Laptop – Promo Page {note: the new 7389 model to be released August 2017}

i5, 8GB, 256 SSD, 60 WHr Battery, Dell Active Pen PN557W ………..………………   $1104

Includes 1-year NBD (Next Business Day) warranty {no Accidental Damage}

Options:

Power Companion (double battery life + USB charge station) …… +$105

3-year NBD warranty + Accidental Damage .……………………….…… +$249

4-year NBD warranty + Accidental Damage ……………………..……… +$299

 

MU CVM “Highly Recommended Secondary Laptop”

This secondary laptop is for our Mac users who need a Windows system for online testing and other “Windows only” software while attending MU CVM.  This is not a recommended everyday laptop.

Dell Inspiron 3000 Laptop, i3, 4GB, 500 GB ……………………………………………. $379

Includes 1-year NBD (Next Business Day) warranty {no Accidental Damage}

Options:

3-year NBD warranty + Accidental Damage ……………………………..  +$149

4-year NBD warranty + Accidental Damage ……………………………..  +$179