IT Purchasing Advice - Students

This page gives information on suppliers and offers for students wishing to purchase a laptop for their studies. Staff wishing to purchase for use on the Trinity network in Offices and Labs must use the Staff Purchasing information.

Laptop requirements

If you are thinking of purchasing a laptop for use in Trinity, please be aware of the requirements for connecting to the wired or Wi-Fi networks:

Disclaimer

Please note when a computer is purchased in conjunction with these deals the contract remains between the student and the computer supplier. These computers will be only supported by the supplier. IT Services has no role in the subsequent maintenance or repair of these machines. Students should carefully select the type of support they require with the supplier to ensure it meets their needs and the connection requirements for the Trinity network

Apple Mac

Applestore student laptop scheme

Applestore via Campus.ie: save up to 10% on Macbooks and 4% on iPads. Campus.ie gives you access to two levels of Apple Education Discount. All students and staff can save 8 to 10% by verifying your academic status with Campus.ie.

Disclaimer:

Please note when a computer is purchased in conjunction with these deals the contract remains between the student and the computer supplier. These computers will be only supported by the supplier. IT Services has no role in the subsequent maintenance or repair of these machines. Students should carefully select the type of support they require with the supplier to ensure it meets their needs and the connection requirements for the Trinity network

Further information & ordering

If you need further information from Campus.ie then you can contact them at contact@campus.ie.

To purchase, click the button below. You will have to choose Trinity College Dublin from a list of institutions and verify that you are a staff or student by entering your Trinity username and password. You will be then brought to the Apple store for Trinity.

Order Here - http://campus.ie/discounts

 

Apple on Campus representative

For purchasing advice you can also contact the Apple on Campus representative Peter Twomey via email at tcd.cr@mac.com.  Peter also runs an Apple Tabletop Clinic which fields queries relating to Apple Mac software, upgrades, minor hardware problems and general troubleshooting. Details of these will be announced on the Facebook page beforehand.

Compu b

Students may also purchase Apple Mac hardware via Compu b.

HEAnet Offers

Students may also avail of a 13% discount on all Mac purchases and up to 7.5% on all iPad purchases via HEAnet.

Windows PC

HEAnet Offers

Students may avail of discounts on Windows PC purchases via HEAnet.

 

Software purchasing

For software purchases, students should check out our webpage outlining student software pricing.

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