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Information for New Students

Am I required to bring my own computer?

While the vast majority of PC students have their own computers, it is not required by the college.

Where should I purchase a computer?

Please see our Buying a Computer page for more info. You should also see our Computer Recommendations and Requirements page.

What software does the college provide to students?

Please see our Software Availability page for more info.

I'm having trouble logging into Sakai and CyberFriar. Where can I get help?

Please see our Password Resets page for more info.

When will I receive my PC email account information?

This information is mailed out by mid-May. See our Student Email Information page for more info.

Is there on-campus support for my computer?

Yes! Please see information about our ResNet support program.

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