The University of San Francisco: Information Technology Services
Desktop Computing

Hardware Standards

USF has standardized on Dell and Macintosh computers. Please visit one of the pages below to review the standards and make your selection. Then review the request procedures linked below. If you need to make a non-standard request, please see the exception request instructions below.

To request computer equipment

Please click here for procedures for requesting computer equipment and an overview of the annual Replacement Program.

If your needs don't fit these standards

If you have needs that fall outside of these standard systems you must seek approval from the chairperson of the University Information Technology Committee (UITC). Before submitting an exception request, be sure to obtain approval from your college/school/division RP budget approver. Please click here for procedures for requesting computer equipment. If you have any questions, please email