Recommended Apple Computers

The type of computer you need can depend on your major or department. You should talk to your supervisor to find out what type of computer is being used.

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Promotions, Policies, & Procedures

Effective May 14, 2012, obtaining quotes from Apple Computer has changed. 

The old Apple Store page has been replaced with a new model by Apple. If you need to obtain a quote, you can do one of the following:

1. Register for a new Apple Educational account using this site: https://ecommerce.apple.com/. Apple will contact you within 48 hours with an approval and instructions on how to use the new site.

2. Contact the Apple Education sales team at (800) 800-2775 and choose option 6 for customer support in using or registering to use the Education Online Store.  The team is available between the hours of 7:30am - 6:30 pm.

3.Contact our sales representative Christine Young for a quote: (800) 800-2775 x46841 or christine_young@apple.com or education.store@apple.com

4. Contact the Information Resources office at ir@rowan.edu

Your quote must be e-mailed to the Purchasing Office after your order has been entered on Banner.

Service & Support

Call the Support Desk at 856.256.4400.


Macintosh Configurations

Low-end desktop
Low-end laptop
High-end desktop
High-end laptop
Pricing Information

Please refer to the Apple Store for Education Web Site for additional information on these products.

Apple offers build-to-order capability for the products listed below. You can have a machine built exactly the way you want it! To take advantage of this capability, visit the Apple Store for Education.

A Note on Memory: The amount of memory, or RAM in a machine will determine how fast a machine will run. We recommend putting as much memory into your machine as you can afford. You can also add memory to most machines at a later date.

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Low-end desktop

MacMini - approximately $746

  • Mac mini, 2.0GHz Intel Core Duo
  • 120GB Hard Drive  
  • Mac OS X - U.S. English   
  • 2.0GHz Intel Core Duo   
  • Accessory kit  
  • 2GB RAM Memory  
  • Combo Drive 
  • Keyboard, mouse and monitor sold separately.

AppleCare Protection Plan for Mac mini - Recommended  

Mac Mini Live the digital life in stylish simplicity — up to five times faster. Just 6.5 inches square and 2 inches small, Mac mini lets you have more fun with your music, photos and movies, more quickly and more easily. Enjoy them up close or far away with the included Apple Remote. The most affordable way to Intel Core Duo, iLife ’06, and Front Row starts at $579.

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Low-end laptop

MAC Book-approximately $1340

  • MacBook 2.4GHz Intel Core 2 Duo - White
  • 160GB Hard Drive  
  • 2.4GHz Intel Core 2 Duo  
  • Double Layer Super Drive (DVD-ROM/CD-RW)  
  • 2GB RAM Memory - 2x1GB 
  • Keyboard/Mac OS - U.S. English 

AppleCare Protection Plan for MacBook/iBook - Recommended

Mac Book
Starting at just $1199, MacBook is perfectly designed for your mobile lifestyle — with Intel Core 2 Duo processors, 2GB of memory, and larger hard drives in all models. There’s also a slew of innovative features, including a built-in iSight camera for video chatting on the go, iLife ’06, Front Row, a glossy 13-inch widescreen display, and even dual-display support.

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High-end desktop

iMac - $1466

  • iMac 20-inch, Intel Core 2 Duo    Z0DJ
  • Keyboard & Mighty Mouse + Mac OS X - U.S. English
  • Accessory kit
  • SuperDrive 8X (DVD+R DL/DVD±RW/CD-RW)
  • 2GB RAM Memory- 2x1GB
  • 320GB Hard Drive
  • 2.66GHz Intel Core 2 Duo  

AppleCare Protection Plan for iMac/eMac - Recommended

iMac 17"
Cast your gaze on the ultimate eye-opening experience: the new faster, bigger, and brighter iMacs. Starting at just $1466, the most personal of personal computers comes out packing a powerful punch. That’s thanks to the new 64-bit Intel Core 2 Duo processor, you’ll find in each and every new iMac.

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High-end laptop

Mac Book - $2196

  • MacBook Pro, 15-inch, 2.4GHz
  • Backlit Keyboard/Mac OS - U.S. English
  • SuperDrive (DVD+R DL/DVD±RW/CD-RW)
  • MacBook Pro 15-inch Widescreen Display
  • 200GB Hard Drive
  • 2.4GHz Intel Core 2 Duo
  • Accessory Kit
  • 2GB RAM Memory- 2x1GB  

AppleCare Protection Plan for MacBook Pro/PowerBook (with Display) -Recommended

Mac Book Pro
A 2.4GHz Intel Core 2 Duo. Up to 39% faster than its predecessor. A built-in iSight for instant video conferencing on the move. Front Row with Apple Remote to dazzle everyone in the room. Now available in 15- and 17-inch models starting at just $1799. Start your engines.

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For current promotions, call Karlton Hughes of Instructional Technology at 856.256.4589 or email karlton@rowan.edu.

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Returns: Only merchandise which has not been opened may be returned.

Warranty: A one-year warranty is provided by Apple; an extended warranty is available for purchase.

For more information about our policies, please contact Karlton Hughes of Instructional Technology at 856.256.4589 or email karlton@rowan.edu.

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Pricing Information

For more information about prices, please contact Karlton Hughes of Instructional Technology at 856.256.4589 or email karlton@rowan.edu.

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If you need assistance in ordering, please use the Computer Buyers Advice Form.

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