There are many great things about being a Wolverine, and there are a lot of good reasons to gear up for school at Tech Shop. Here are a few:
These are some general recommendations for a computer system that will serve you well at U-M. Definitely check with your school (see sidebar) to see if you need something more specific. If you'd like help exploring options, let us know and we'll be glad to give you custom advice.
These schools require specific computer systems for students:
Check out these schools' recommendations on system specifications:
Contact us if you have any questions. We're here to help!
As you shop for your student, we look forward to partnering with you to ensure that they get the products they need! Our business rules (associated with the educational discounts and licenses provided by our vendor partners) dictate that we must match computer and software sales directly to a registered U-M student. Please note that your student will be required to show U-M ID and/or log in with a uniqname and UMICH (Level-1) password.
You and your student may:
All communication regarding purchases (confirmations, back-orders, etc.) is directed to the student's U-M email.
We're proud to offer all University of Michigan alumni academic pricing that may not be available to you anywhere else.
Wolverines across the country can order online and have product shipped direct; you just need a uniqname to set up a customer account. Don't have a uniqname? No problem! You can create a uniqname online.
Some restrictions apply to software titles; please contact us for details.
Please continue to consider Tech Shop your computer store! While some of our computer and software vendors require active university affiliation to purchase from us, you are eligible to shop from a broad selection of products in our catalog.
Contact us if you have any questions about buying from Tech Shop.
Students, faculty and staff are welcome to purchase from Tech Shop. Order online, and we'll either ship your products direct to your door or have your product waiting in the store when you come in.
Tech Shop offers a wide range of standard and exclusive services for U-M Departments, including hardware purchase and repair service billed to shortcode.