The college is vendor neutral. The computers below can be configured to meet the requirement and recommendation.  The VT Bookstore sells and services recommended business-class devices.  

  • Fujitsu P728 and T938 (Fujitsu has met our computer and tablet requirement for over ten years straight)
  • Dell Latitude 5290
  • Lenovo Yoga 380 (some consumer Yoga 2-in-1s may not support pens)
  • Microsoft Surface Book and Surface Pro
Intel Processors

Vendor links, discounts, and deals for faculty, staff and students.


  • There will be a vendor fair at orientation with demo units for all units sold/serviced by the University Bookstore.  Vendors will be present to answer questions.  
  • We recommend ordering in June if possible to ensure delivery before classes start, but no later than the end of orientation.