Remote Resources

Hardware and Software requirements for Students

Requirements for Students Learning remotely

General computing requirements

  • 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 lastest recommended hardware (NetId required).

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

Software