REQUIREMENTS AND INFORMATION
MBA students enrolled in the full-time formats (Early Career, Career Change, BA/MBA, JD/MBA) are required to have a laptop computer. In some classes you will
use your laptop extensively; in others periodically or minimally. The cost to purchase the required
can be included in your financial aid budget.
Laptop Specification Requirements
* 802.11b or 802.11g wireless
* Microsoft Office software (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Access)
* Recommended minimum RAM of 2G
Special Note #1.
require Windows only software applications that are not available for Mac. In these cases, students will need to provide their own access to an appropriate windows based laptop. In other cases, windows based software is available for Apple OS X Intel based laptops (MacBook
and MacPro) that are set up to support the Windows operating system. However, the cost
to purchase Windows operating system software and license are the responsibility
of the student.
Special Not #2. : If you intend to use a laptop provided
by an organization or employer for your MBA course work, be sure the laptop administration
is NOT restricted by the organization's IT department. You may be required to
install software, make network changes, or make other system configuration changes
to your laptop. Laptops with administration lock down or that are only partially
configurable will not meet the requirements of this program.
Using Financial Aid Funds to Buy Your Laptop
The cost to purchase the required laptop can be included in your financial aid
budget. If you plan to use funds from your student loans to pay
for you laptop, contact Katy Wilson, Senior Financial Aid Counselor, (email@example.com , 503-370-6273, toll free in U.S. 1-877-744-3736) and submit the Budget Adjustment
Form to Katy. You can access the Budget Adjustment Form at http://willamette.edu/dept/finaid/pdf/11-12_Budget_Adjustment_Form.pdf