A collection of frequently visited links on Hofstra.edu.
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Here you can find information that every new student should know about IT at Hofstra University.
If you choose to bring your own computer, here is what we recommend:
|Recommended System Specifications for New Computers:|
Provides access to hundreds of applications so you won't have to buy software.
Is your computer broken or infected with a virus or spyware? The Computer Repair Center can provide assistance with both
software and hardware problems.
We provide you with copies of Microsoft Office & McAffee Virus Protection (required for network access), so don't buy it yourself!
Each student receives 40.00 print credits each semester, Fall, Spring and Summer (with no carry-over)
Black and white pages cost .10 credit
Color pages cost 1.00 credits
Same cost for single or double sided
The Hofstra Portal is your personal section of the Hofstra website where you can access all your information in one
location. Just a few of the services available through the Hofstra Portal include access to the Student Gmail
system, MyFiles network storage, Blackboard course management system,
Hofstra Library Databases and the Hofstra Online Information System.
Student Computing Services(SCS) hires students to be trained as computer lab student assistance. Those interested should
fill out applications which are available in the SCS office, 106C Calkins Hall (at the rear of the Calkins computer lab).