Recommended Computer Configurations

Minumum Desktop PC Configuration
These are the desktop configurations we recommend for UWSP students. Check with your major department for additional curriculum-specific recommendations.
  • i5, i7, or AMD Quad Core processor minimum
  • 6 GB RAM minimum (8 GB recommended)
  • 750 GB hard drive (7200 RPM speed)
  • DVD or DVD/RW drive
  • Sound card with speakers
  • 10/100/1000 BASE-T Ethernet
  • Keyboard & mouse (wired accessories generally included)
  • Windows 8, Windows 7 Home 64 Bit, Windows 7 Pro 64 bit, or Windows 7 Ultimate 64 bit (Windows 7 available from some manufacturers); current OSX that comes with purchase

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