University Technology Services

Dodge Hall
118 Library Drive
Rochester, MI 48309-4401
(location map)

Shop Hardware and Software

Shop Hardware and Software

Vendors offer special licenses and prices to students. Be aware of these offerings to ensure that you receive the benefits of being a student at Oakland University.

Standard desktop and laptop computers are acceptable purchases; a computer purchased within the last three years is adequate for most students. Students should select the operating system best suited for their needs:  Windows, Apple, and Linux are all acceptable choices. Computers should have virus protection and spyware protection software installed.

Hardware and Software Resources for Students
Name of ServiceDescription
Oakland University BookstoreSells hardware and software with academic pricing.
JourneyEdSells discounted hardware and software with proof of student status.
Microsoft ImagineProvides access to developer and designer tools and services, includes Windows Server 2016, SQL Server 2016, Visual Studio 2016, training, and cloud services.
Microsoft Office 365Provides access to Office 365 web application and Office Suite downloads for personal devices.
Apple Education StoreSells hardware and software with academic pricing.
Dell UniversitySells hardware and software with academic pricing.
HP AcademySells hardware and software with academic pricing.
Microsoft AzureAvailable only to School of Business and School of Engineering and Computer Science Students
SPSSIBM SPSS is statistical software for analyzing, reporting, and sharing data.  SPSS and other statistical options are described as software.
QualtricsWeb based survey software.
May 2018