What computer/laptop do I need for classes?

Modified on Mon, 28 Aug 2023 at 08:36 AM

Pfeiffer University classes require significant amounts of electronic coursework, and all Pfeiffer students must fulfill technical competencies as part of graduation requirements. Much coursework is online, done in teams, and requires student mobility. Therefore an appropriate laptop computer is essential to academic success at Pfeiffer. The University strongly recommends that all students purchase a laptop computer and Internet connectivity that meets the minimum requirements outlined below. Additionally, any student enrolling in an online class is required to have a laptop computer and Internet connectivity meeting the minimum standards outlined below.

Windows Systems

  • Windows 10 or later
  • Intel Core i5 or i7 processor (recommend Gen9 or later)
  • 8 GB RAM minimum
  • 250 GB hard drive minimum (recommend solid state)
  • Webcam
  • USB headset with microphone

Macintosh Systems

  • OS 10.12 (Sierra) or later
  • Any latest generation Macbook

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