1 GB RAM; strongly recommend 2 GB
80 GB HD storage; recommend 120 GB
Pentium 4 or Centrino Mobile processor
2 - USB ports; 1 for printer, 1 for memory key
CD/DVD ROM drive
Windows XP Home or Vista Operating System
Norton Anti-Virus (Provided by SJC, must be kept current throughout the school year)
Microsoft Office Professional (Offered by SJC for $20 / Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook)
Extended Warranty - optional, but recommended
Every student room is provided Internet Connection. Your computer must have a NIC (Network Interface Card). One of these cards may have come with your computer when you purchased it or you may purchase it elsewhere. We strive to make sure that the connection in every room is wired properly and functioning. In the event that you are having trouble with this connection, please call our department at 893-7851 or request service from our online form.
There are several computer labs located around the campus. They are all equipped with networked Pentium computers, the Microsoft Office Professional package, Internet access, many course specific applications and printing capability.
Help Desk support in these labs is available during regular office and evening hours (Mon-Fri 8am to 9pm).
The Microsoft Office 2007 CD is available for purchase in the IT Mercy Hall office for $20.00. The CD may also be loaned out from the library.
New England Communications, Acer, IBM and Saint Joseph's College have teamed up to bring you an award winning line of desktop personal computers, notebooks, and peripherals, with four year support.
Please contact NEC to purchase an item: 800-464-7585 / 207-878-7585
Information Technology will make a best effort attempt to resolve any problems that you may be having with your computer. However, we are not a full service pc repair shop, and may have to refer you to other sources for repairs.