Purchasing

ITS assists with technology purchases including computers and software, and we are able to offer you the lowest price option on Adobe software for use on Oxy-owned computers. 

Purchase Requests

Please send purchase requests to the Technology Helpdesk. We'll get a quote for you and send it back for your approval before placing the order. If you're not sure exactly what you need we'll be happy to talk through the options for you to figure out what would best meet your needs.

Standard computers

PCs
Dell Latitude laptop computers
Dell Optiplex Desktops

Macs
Apple MacBook Pro Laptops
iMac Desktop Computers

Adobe Software

We have a Volume License Agreement with Adobe that allows us to get the best possible pricing for Occidental College Adobe licenses for use on Oxy-owned computers. Pick a single product from their catalog or compare the Creative Suite options. Send your purchase request to the Technology Helpdesk; we'll let you know the cost, and place the order for you after you approve the cost.

For Adobe software purchases for personal use, your status as a current student or employee allows you to order Adobe software at a significant discount from reputable online retailers such as JourneyEd or Academic Superstore. Instructions on what you need to do to verify your current status are available on the websites.