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    Technology requirements

    Stay connected in the classroom and beyond

    As a UMHS student, you will be required to bring a laptop to class so you can access presentation slides, periodicals, journals, and research databases. You will also use your computers for block and final examinations.

    Tablet computers are fully supported on the University campus network and you may use them in class. However, only laptop computers are allowed to be used during most exams. To ensure optimal connectivity and performance, your device(s) should be less than three years old and meet the hardware and software requirements outlined below.

    *Please see special requirements below for temporary distance learning due to Covid-19.

    *Special requirements for distance learning (summer/fall 2020)

    • Examplify
      • Version 2.3.2
    • Hardware
      • Webcam
      • Microphone (no headphones)
      • 2 GB free HDD space
      • 4 GB RAM required; 8 GB recommended
      • 2 Mbps upload speed
      • CPU equivalent to Intel i3 2+ GHZ
      • MAC OS (10.13, 10.14, 10.15)
      • Windows 10 (Version 1809 or 1903 only)
    • No iPads may be used

    IT support team

    Our on-campus IT team provides daily support to students and faculty. They are knowledgeable in all aspects of computer technology. If you ever have a problem with your device, bring it to the Learning Resource Center so our team can help you troubleshoot your problem.

    Contact us

    If you have any questions about our technology requirements, please contact:

    UMHS Chief Technology Officer:

    Wayne Williams
    wwilliams@umhs-sk.net
    212-868-4720

    Campus IT Director:

    Ayo Olujohungbe
    aolujohungbe@umhs-sk.net
    869-465-0045