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    Incoming Students Computer Training


    During the spring and summer, you will receive your Dartmouth account, and information that describes New Student Orientation events and general information about technology at Dartmouth. Online information will also describe how to use our technology resources.

    Incoming Students Printers


    Dartmouth provides print services (known as GreenPrint) to all students. Greenprint printers are located in several locations around campus and are available for student use. Each student is provided with an allocation of approximately 300 pages free black-and-white printing each term. If your quota is exceeded or if you need color printing, the charges will be transferred to your discretionary DA$H account.

    Incoming Students Financial Aid for Computer Purchase


    Incoming Students Supported Operating Systems


    Dartmouth supports the following operating systems for incoming students:

    • Mac OS X 10.10 and higher
    • Windows 10 and higher

    If you purchase a Windows computer through Dartmouth it will come with Windows 10. If you purchase a MacIntosh computer through Dartmouth it will come with Mac OS X 10.12.

    Incoming Students Computer Prices


    Incoming Students Tablets Satisfy Requirement


    Incoming Students Computer Ownership Requirement


    As an incoming student, in mid May you'll receive your Dartmouth NetID and password. At that time, go online to The Computer Store to view the packages we're offering and to place an order. When you have made a decision about which computer best suits your needs, place your order online using Dartmouth's Computer Store website.

    Incoming Students Ordering a Computer


    Placing Your Order

    To place your order online go to the Class of 2021 link at (this will come online in mid-May). Students can order computers through this website at any time once they have their Dartmouth credentials (sometime in mid-May). However, in order to help ensure that your computer is here for the start of the Fall term, orders should be placed prior to August 1, 2017.

    Initial Passwords in Operating Systems


    Windows Systems

    Windows systems typically arrive with no password attached to the Administrator's account. We recommend changing this as soon as possible. To change the Administrator's password or to update a password for an account in the Administrators group for your computer:

    A to Z Index of Downloads for Windows


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