Apple on Campus at Marist College

Marist College supports the use of Apple technology and recommends the Mac for academic and college life.

Marist College students, parents purchasing on their behalf, faculty and staff can save on any Mac computer by purchasing online through the Marist College Apple Site -- where you’ll get fast, free shipping, free engraving on iPad and iPod, the option to buy online and pick up at an Apple Store store near you, as well as financing options.


Go back to school with the new iPad or a Mac

Why Mac for college:

Built on the world's most advanced operating system, the Mac is incredibly powerful and easy to use. And, no matter what your major, it's great for school because you get a smart design that’s durable for your college lifestyle, and friendly to the environment. Mac ships with OS X Mountain Lion, providing built-in defenses against PC viruses, and iLife, for having fun with photos, music, movies and more. It’s compatible with Microsoft Office programs and also offers the ability to run Windows.

Have questions about what Mac works best for your major? Marist College has picked a few models that meet the requirements for specific majors.
Our recommended systems:

macbook pro

MacBook Pro with minimum of:

  • 2.5GHz dual-core Intel Core i5
  • Turbo Boost up to 3.1GHz
  • 4GB 1600MHz memory
  • 500GB 5400-rpm hard drive1
  • Intel HD Graphics 4000

mb air

MacBook Air with minimum of:

  • 1.7GHz dual-core Intel Core i5 processor
  • Turbo Boost up to 2.6GHz
  • 4GB memory
  • 64GB flash storage1
  • Intel HD Graphics 4000

Support at Marist College

Apple gives you 90 days of complimentary telephone support and a year of repair coverage for hardware. You can extend your coverage with the AppleCare Protection Plan. For hands-on help, visit the Marist College IT ResNet in DN 258 or head to  Marist College is a Certified Apple Repair shop for manufacturer repairs.