Washington State University

The School of Mechanical and Materials Engineering


Interdisciplinary Excellence Built On World-Class Knowledge

Laptop Requirements

Certified students have been expected to bring laptop PCs to classes beginning spring semester 2007.

Recomended system

Your laptop PC should be able to use a CAD system, like the one linked below. Note: these links take you off of the MME web site.

Wireless Network


  • Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint) Microsoft and WSU offer Office 365 to students at no cost. For more details visit the Office 365 ProPlus Project Website.
  • Virus protection software required. If you have not purchased an anti-virus software package there are several free options including Microsoft Security Essentials.
  • Most courses that will require student purchased software will include the software with the textbook purchased at the book store.
  • Some courses will have WSU provided software available for students to install as needed for courses.
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School of Mechanical and Materials Engineering, PO Box 642920, Washington State University, Pullman WA 99164-2920, 509-335-8654, Contact Us