Southern State recommends that all students buy a laptop with with the following specifications:

Laptop Requirements
i5 (2 GHz or more processor) or AMD equivalent
Ram Memory
8 GB
SSD Hard Drive
500 GB
Screen Size
15 inch
Optical Drive
USB have one 2.0 and 3.0
4 usb ports
Wireless Network Adapter
802.11 b/g 802.11 a/g/n

Engineering Students

Southern State Engineering Students should view the SOLIDWORKS and SW Data Management System Requirements, to ensure you are always working with a SOLIDWORKS-supported and optimized system for hardware, operating system, and Microsoft products.