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Remote Services

Remote Resources

USF offers a variety of online resources and tools for students, faculty, and staff to stay connected to the university.

Hardware & Software Requirements for Students

Requirements for Students Learning Remotely

Necessary for Online Collaboration

  • High-speed internet access. At least 5Mbps upload and download (cable modem or comparable service) for MS Teams video calls.
  • Microphone/Speakers
  • Headset (optional)
  • Camera
  • Phone

General computing requirement

  • PC/Laptop preferably less than 5 years old
  • Minimum Specifications:
  • Processor: current generation of Intel Core Series (i3, i5, i7, i9) or AMD Ryzen equivalent
  • Memory: 8GB RAM
  • Storage: 256GB
  • Camera, Microphone, and Speakers
  • Wireless connectivity (WiFi)
  • Windows 10 or Mac OS X

Please Note: Individual colleges and programs may have their own requirements. Connect with the USF Computer Store for the latest recommended hardware (NetId required).