NMU Laptop purchase information

Notebook computers become available for purchase when a NMU student graduates. 

November 2020 Purchase Period: Purchases begin TBD.  


    Models available for purchase
    ThinkPad X1 Carbon Gen4 (20FC)Windows$ TBD
    ThinkPad X1 Carbon Gen5 (20HQ)Windows$ TBD
    ThinkPad X1 Carbon Gen6 (20KG)Windows$ TBD
    ThinkPad X1 Carbon Gen7 (20QE)Windows$ TBD
    ThinkPad T460 (20FA)Windows$ TBD
    MacBook 16 (Z6S)macOS$ TBD
    MacBook 17 (Z7S)macOS$ TBD

    To be eligible to purchase:

    • The NMU student must be a participant in the TLC program.
    • If special software for class requirements has been installed it will be removed, the computer MUST be reimaged with the OEM software image.  Software removal must be done before students are eligible to purchase their computer. PLEASE REMEMBER TO SAVE YOUR FILES.


    All computer purchases will be processed using the on-line purchase web site. Payment may be made by check (checking account number and the bank’s routing number is needed) or credit card (Discover, MasterCard or VISA).

    To purchase the computer using the on-line purchase site, the following information will be required:

    • The serial number of the computer that is being purchased.
    • NMU user ID & password

    Continuing students that purchase their computer will be issued a replacement computer before the start of their next semester. The IT Services web site will have distribution dates and times approximately two weeks before notebook distribution.