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

  • Fujitsu P727 and T937 (Fujitsu has met our tablet requirement for over ten years in a row)
  • Microsoft Surface Book and Pro 4
  • Dell Latitude 5285
  • Lenovo Yoga 370 and P40 (consumer Yoga 2-in-1s do not support pens)

Comparison of all VT Bookstore Models

Intel Processors


  • 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.