GORDON COLLEGE RECOMMENDED STUDENT LAPTOP PROGRAM
The information below is the details for the 2012–2013 Laptop program. Please note, the 2013-2014 program laptop information will be posted by June 1, 2013. We don't post information earlier to ensure the most current model is available to purchase, but the program will be very similar to what is listed below.
While Gordon College does not require students to have computers, we do recommend that students come to campus with one of the recommended laptops listed below. Laptops enable anytime, anywhere learning. Gordon has complete wireless coverage in all the residence halls and over 150 wireless hotspots available in and around the academic buildings, allowing you to connect to the Internet from various locations. Bring your laptop to class, access your Blackboard class sites and bring your computer home over break to keep up with friends and get a head start on next semester's classes. When you want help with your recommended laptop, it's easy to bring it to the Center for Technology Services for support.
At Gordon College, we support both the Windows and Macintosh operating systems. It is up to you to choose which one you wish to bring to Gordon.
Some things to consider when picking which type of computer to bring:
Reasons to purchase the recommended Windows Laptop:
Reasons to purchase the recommended Macintosh Laptop bundle:
Gordon College has arranged a special price for this laptop bundle which includes a 3-year on-site warranty with laptop damage protection (LDP)*, laptop bag, Ethernet cable, loaner laptop rentals and the Gordon software including Microsoft Office.
To order this laptop you must be an accepted and deposit paid undergraduate student, and you must be planning on attending Gordon College next semester.
Bundle Cost: $1,169.00
4th year LDP warranty: $129.00
Please Note: You will need to use your Gordon email address and password to log into the site listed above. If you have not yet set up your account, go to http://www.gordon.edu/newstudents to activate your Gordon accounts.
Option 2: Order by phone: Call Frank Cieri at 781.935.1456
The Apple Laptop bundle can be purchased from Apple directly. Students can receive their student discount when ordering. Gordon College recommends the following bundle:
Click here to visit the Apple Education Store, or use the banner below: