The School of Communication encourages all incoming undergraduate and graduate students own a laptop. For help with purchasing a laptop, please see the recommendations below.
|Processor||Intel Core i5 processor or equivalent||Intel Core i7 processor or equivalent|
|Memory||8 GB||16 GB or better|
|Hard Drive||500 GB||512 GB SSD or better|
|Graphics||512 MB VRAM||2 GB VRAM or better|
|Display||13"||13" or better|
|Ports||2 USB 2.0 ports||2 USB 3.0 ports|
|Operating System||Windows 10/Mac OS X 10.11||Windows 10/Mac OS X 10.13|
Example computers (configure with desired specifications from above):
For Cinema & Interactive Media Students
The University of Miami provides access to a number of programs such as Microsoft Office for students. For more information on available software, please visit http://www.miami.edu/software.
Students enrolled at the University of Miami have a variety of cloud file storage solutions available at no cost. For more information, please visit the links below.