Computer Refresh

Computer Refresh for Full-time Faculty and Staff computers.


The ITS department will be identifying and replacing aging computers that are used by Staff and Administrators  across campus in an effort to bring updated technology to these users and to better support the campus community.

Benefits include:

  • Standard configurations for easier and faster support
  • Quantity pricing discounts from vendors
  • 5 year refresh cycle to reduced aging computer technology on campus
  • Technology that can support current security standards


The university equipment that are 5 years of age or older that are the primary computer for a full-time Faculty and Staff members.


Current standard configurations:


Latitude 5420 Laptop

            Core i7-1165G7

            16 GB RAM

            256GB SSD

            14” screen

            5 year extended warranty

Latitude 7320 2-in1

            Core i7-1165G7

            16GB RAM

            256GB SSD

            13.3” screen

            5 year extended warranty


MacBook Pro M1

            M1 8 core CPU, 8 core GPU

            16GB RAM

            512GB SSD

            13” screen

            3 year extended warranty

Available To

Current University of Akron full-time Staff and Faculty

Service Provider

Information Technology Services

185 Carroll St

(330) 972-6888: