New Computer Standards

Computers are funded by Divisions or Departments according to local policies. ITS does not provide centralized funding for faculty, staff, or student computers. Please contact your Divisional Support for assistance with purchase recommendations.


View Computer Pricing & Configurations Without CruzBuy Access

To view these standard options you must log into your UCSC Google Account with your CruzID and Blue password.

View Standard Desktop Configurations/Pricing

View Standard Laptop Configurations/Pricing

View Standard Display Configurations/Pricing


Purchasing a New Windows Computer

CruzBuy Punchout-Dell

UC has negotiated pricing with Dell to get the lowest total cost available on specific computers.

You can order Dell Desktop & Laptop computers using the CruzBuy punchout for Dell.  The punchout lists UC Standard Configurations with special pricing.


Purchasing a New Mac Computer

CruzBuy Punchout-Apple

UCSC has educational pricing available with Apple from the Apple Store for Education. Prices do not include shipping or CA environmental fees.

You can order Mac desktop & laptop computers using the CruzBuy punchout for Apple.  The Apple punchout opens in a separate window, so you will need to enable pop-up windows in your web browser.