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Technology ChecklistUse this checklist to ensure you have the technology required for your online courses here at UMass Dartmouth.
  • My Computer meets minimum System Requirements for myCourses:
    PC / Windows
    Processor: Intel Core i5
    Memory/RAM: 4GB
    Hard Drive: 500GB
    Operating system: Windows 7 minimum

    Mac/Apple Computer
    Processor: 2.5GHz Intel Core i5
    Memory/RAM: 4GB
    Hard Drive: 500GB
    Operating system: 10.7 minimum
* You are entitled to a discount on a new computer. Visit the U$ave program for more information. *


  • I have installed a word processor such as Microsoft Word.
    • Microsoft Office is free to UMass Dartmouth students as part of Office 365. Click here to set up an account and receive instructions to download your copy.


  • I have a reliable, high speed, internet connection.
    • Common providers: Comcast, Verizon Fios, AT&T

  • I can watch media on my computer, and can listen to audio.
    • Can you see and hear the video below?
  • Some classes may require:
    • Webcam to record video and audio.
    • Microphone to record audio.
    • Accessing publisher content outside of myCourses.