Student Computer Access

Policy Number: 216


Abstract:

All students must have access to a computer, and any course offered at Georgia State University may require computer-based work. It is the responsibility of students to ensure their access to computers.

Effective Date: 0000-00-00

Responsible Party: Registrar

Administrative Category: Academic Affairs

Applies To: Students

Keyword(s): Student Computer Access


Full Policy Text:

Full Policy Text

All students must have access to a computer, and any course offered at Georgia State University may require computer-based work. It is the responsibility of students to ensure their access to computers. Departments and other units may establish minimum machine and software requirements, including the requirement to own a computer, for students in their degree programs.

Rationale or Purpose

Computer literacy and appropriate use of information technology is a central component of current academic policies. This policy does not require all students to own computers since the open access labs will provide the necessary basic capabilities.

Policy History

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Additional Information

Computer Configuration. Computers that students have access to must provide access to e-mail accounts, the World Wide Web using a current browser, spreadsheet capability and word processing. Departments and other units may establish minimum equipment and software requirements.

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