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Technology for the Curriculum

Student Technology Services: A Brief Introduction to College Computing

Getting ready for college is a daunting enough task without considering technology and how it's going to change the way you work while at college. There's a lot that college-bound students need to know. To that end, we have compiled the most important facts for you, so that you have a better, smoother experience here at Whitman and at Syracuse University.

Below are some of the things that you should know about before you arrive at Whitman. We encourage you to take some time and read through these pages, and hope that you will find them helpful.

Computing Recommendations and Specifications

Technology Buying Advice for Whitman Students

Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS) Excel Certification Program

Syracuse University's Information Technology resources Acceptable Use Policy

If you have any questions or concerns that are not addressed in the pages below, please email Whitman IT services at, or call 315-443-2342.