Access to the State University of New York at Fredonia's High-Speed Internet Connection & Wireless Network
Each computer is designed to work on Fredonia's wired and wireless networks. Fredonia provides high speed "port per pillow" Internet access in each residence hall room. A wireless network is available in portions of academic buildings and some dining areas, allowing students with wireless notebook computers the benefits of the campus network without the wires. » More on wireless...
Students may purchase Microsoft Office Ultimate 2007 (for Windows) directly from Microsoft at a discounted price. Students purchasing Apple notebooks have the option to buy Microsoft Office 2008 for Mac at a discounted price. Students are required to use the campus provided Symantec Norton Anti-Virus Professional Edition if they live on-campus. » More on Virus Protection...
Dell CompleteCare Service
All computer purchases through Fredonia will include Dell CompleteCare, which is a 3 year program that provides peace of mind against unintentional, accidental damage to your computer that is not covered under the standard warranty. CompleteCare service excludes theft, loss, and damage due to fire or intentional damage.
AppleCare Protection Plan
It is recommended that all Apple computer purchases include the AppleCare Protection Plan, which extends your computer's 90 days of complimentary support and one-year warranty to three years of world-class support.
On Campus Assistance with computer related issues
Students that choose to live in the Residence Halls have access to the ResNet Office, which provides assistance with computer related problems. ResNet does not provide warranty support. However, ResNet will assist students in using their warranty service that comes with their computer.
By partnering with Dell and Apple, the Fredonia Computer Purchasing Program provides significant savings to program participants.