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COVID-19 Guidance: Guidance and operational updates for Cummings School and its veterinary teaching hospitals

DVM Student Laptop Requirements

All incoming DVM students at Cummings School are required to have a laptop computer and you may purchase either a PC or MAC.   To ensure that you have what you need to do your work on your personal computers and devices, please refer to the following computer recommended specifications and security guidelines.

Some additional Helpful Links 

https://tufts.onthehub.com/WebStore/Support/WebStoreHelpContents.aspx

Special Software Pricing

Tufts University has negotiated discounted prices with several vendors.  Please view the recommended hardware and software list before you make your purchase.  Check out Tufts on the hub for additional software and hardware options. https://tufts.onthehub.com/WebStore/Support/WebStoreHelpContents.aspx

Laptop and Computer Services through Tufts
Tufts University offers services to graduate students on the Grafton campus such as Computer Purchase Consultations, Data Recovery, and Computer Donation and Recycling. Information can be found on the university’s https://it.tufts.edu/it-computing/computers-labs-printing/computer-donation-and-recycling

Financial Aid
Students who will be seeking financial aid should be aware that the cost of a laptop computer, up to certain limits, can be added to the student's budget for purposes of computing financial aid under the guidelines of the U.S. Office of Education. If you have questions about the financial aid application process, please contact the Office of Financial Aid here or call 508-839-8733 for detailed information, before purchasing your laptop.