Villanova School of Business

Due to heavy reliance in the Villanova School of Business curricula on several software applications which work only in Windows, a PC running Windows 7, 8.1, or 10 with Microsoft Office 2013 is required for all VSB undergraduates.

Laptop
Desktop
Required
Not Approved

Windows 7, 8.1, or 10 Required
Apple OSX
Not Approved
Microsoft Office Purchase Discounted Version
HardDrive
DVD
320GB
Recommended
Gigabit Ethernet Connector
Wifi
Recommended
Required
Processor
RAM
Intel i5 Recommended
4GB, 8GB Recommended

Have questions about VSB computing requirements? Email: support@villanova.edu 

 

Each student is required to have a local installed copy of Microsoft Office.  For additional details and other applications available please click here.

Q: Can I use my Apple MacBook with MAC Office installed?

A:No. You will not be able to complete your coursework with Office for Mac. Please note that these requirements have changed from past years.

Q: What computer system or platform do I need to access vDesktop?

A: Windows, Mac OS X, Linux, iOS, Android and many other devices can access vDesktop.