Student Technology

You need the right technology tools to be a successful learner.

Bluffton strongly encourages students to bring their own computers to campus. Access to digital information is an important part of all academic programs.

PC recommendations for Bluffton students:

  • Processor of Intel i5 or AMD A8, Apple M1 or better
  • Hard drive (HD): 250 gigabytes or better (SSD preferred)
  • Memory (RAM): 8 gigabytes or better
  • Windows 10 system or currently supported MacOS
  • Bluffton University recommends that you use an anti-virus software 
    • With Windows 10, your antivirus software is built in 
    • Macs need anti-virus software also
  • A standard ethernet network cable is recommended, available in the university bookstore