Choose and buy a new workstation for my employee?

  • Decide on your platform 
    • UCSF supports the Windows and Macintosh OS platforms (with limited Linux support.)
  • Choose from standard desktop and laptop models
    • UCSF and UC Berkeley have contracted with Dell and Apple to create the Joint Administrative Computing Standards Program (JACS) for standard models of desktop and laptop computers; details for all latest hardware models and offers can be found at:
  • Contact the IT Service Desk for questions about which best meets your needs
    • Please contact the IT Service Desk (415.514.4100) if you have any questions about which system will best meet your needs
  • Purchase through Bear Buy
    • You can make all of your purchases through Bear Buy (Campus Procurement).