The technology fee is $450 per semester for a typical full-time student. The technology fee is less for online students. The fee for part time students is prorated on a per credit hour basis. Full time students are issued a laptop computer for the entire semester. Part time students check out a computer at the Technology Service Desk as needed, or they may team up with another part time student and check out a computer together for the semester, or they can pay an optional fee and be issued a laptop computer for the entire semester. The fee for a typical full time student is divided approximately as follows:
|$202||Computer "Pool"||Includes personal computer; lease financing; shipping charges; warranty and a 'loaner pool' of computers to ensure students have a functioning computer if repair is necessary.|
|$9||Case||A padded laptop computer case and periodic cleaning.|
|$6||Printing||Managed print services, limited free printing, plus printing cost subsidy.
|$49||Software||Includes PC and server software purchase, maintenance, and upgrades.|
||Support Services||Funding for network, enterprise applications, data center, and Technology Service Desk staff.|
|$60||Learning Infrastructure||Network, servers & data center, classroom & presentation technology, digital cameras.|
|$5||Technology Innovation||A mini-grant process available to faculty and students to foster and support educational technology innovation.|