IT and Laptop Policy

All ResU students must have a laptop.

Student Laptop Computers

As part of the Resurrection University mission to integrate technology into all academic programs, all students are required to maintain a Personal Laptop (or MAC), and to have their device before classes start. Students should contact the ResU IT Department for PC/Apple Macintosh Standards, as well as any Laptop Minimum Specifications.

Students will use their laptops for:

  • All courses use an online Learning Management System (LMS) called eCollege for the instructor to share course documents, communicate, and administer assessments and assignments.
  • Student access academic information online through a system called CampusPortal
  • Primary communication is done using a ResU email system
  • ATI testing and exams are completed using students personal laptop

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System Power

The ResU IT Department recommends that you have an extra charged battery for your laptop, preferably one with 9 or 12 cells. Facilities for connecting your laptop to AC power for charging are not available in all areas. Students are responsible for saving and backing up data on their personal laptops.

Discounts

Discounts are available for computer purchases and Microsoft Office Suites to students. To find out more please contact the RESU IT Dept.

Hardware / Software Contact Info:

Valarie Lindsey Room 7S05 Mon – Fri (7:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.)
1-773-252-5318

Renease Barnes – Johnson Room 7S05 Mon – Thurs (12:00 p.m. to 10:30 p.m.)
1-773-252-5326