All students in the OU College of Medicine are required to own a laptop computer to access the extensive online resources available through the college's Hippocrates website as well as other computer-based resources including online quizzes and exams. For those students receiving financial aid, funds are available each year of medical school to cover computer costs.
Starting with the Class of 2021, the OUHSC Provost’s office will provide a university owned laptop to all students at Orientation. These laptops will be supported by campus IT and will be the students’ to use and administer for their 4 years on campus. Students will have their choice of a Windows or Mac device.
Windows or Mac?
College of Medicine may use either Windows or Mac devices.
Other operating systems (such as Google Chrome etc.) are not currently compatible with the software used for courses and exams.
For recommended configurations and special discount pricing from Dell, see http://www.ouhsc.edu/it/dellpersonal.htm
Free Microsoft Office & Windows Software
Information Technology on the HSC campus is making Microsoft Office (for PC or Mac) and the Microsoft Windows Ultimate upgrade available to students completely free. Just login todownload the software.
Get help managing your OUHSC user account, configuring your laptop for wi-fi and other IT services
IT Service Desk
Location: Student Union, Room 105, 1106 N. Stonewall
Phone: 405-271-2203 (Toll Free 1-888-435-7486)
Office Hours: 8:00AM – 5:00PM, Monday – Friday
Information Technology also provides an online knowledge-base
for answering your questions about HSC Information Technology resources and services