Approved Standard Laptop Computers

The following are the approved Georgetown University standard Windows and Apple laptop computer configurations for the current fiscal year.  University Information Services strongly recommends selecting a laptop model to support a flexible and mobile work environment.

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Windows Laptop Computers



HP EliteBook

  • Minimum – 11th Generation Intel Core i5 processor (1144G7), 15.6″ IPS 1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
  • Minimum – Wireless, Bluetooth, Integrated WebCam and Microphone
  • Minimum – 16GB Memory
  • Minimum – 256 GB Solid State Drive FIPS Opal 2 Encryption
  • 3 Year Complete Support Warranty
  • No uplift charge for this laptop as configured for MCCRP orders

HP ZBook Firefly

  • 14” or 15” Screen
  • Minimum – 11th Generation Intel Core i7 (1185G7)
  • Minimum – 16 GB RAM – 256 GB SSD SED
  • 14″or 15”  IPS 1920 x 1080 (Full HD) @ 60 Hz – Iris Xe Graphics
  • Wireless, Bluetooth, Integrated WebCam and Microphone
  • 3 Year Complete Support Warranty
  • No uplift charge for this laptop as configured for MCCRP orders

Note: Custom configurations and Lenovo models have a 20 to 30 week lead time or may not be available. These items may incur a variable uplift charge for MCCRP orders, payable by your department or research funds.


Apple MacBooks



13″ MacBook Air – M1 Chip – Space Gray

  • Processor: 16-core Neural Engine: Apple M1 chip with 8-core CPU and 7-core GPU
  • Memory: 16GB unified memory
  • Storage: 256GB SSD storage
  • Touch ID
  • Two Thunderbolt 4 ports
  • Force Touch trackpad
  • Retina Display with True Tone
  • Backlit Magic Keyboard – US English
  • Accessory Kit
  • USB-C Digital AV Multiport Adapter
  • 3-Year AppleCare+
  • No uplift charge for this laptop as configured for MCCRP orders


13″ MacBook Pro – M1 Chip – Space Gray

  • Processor: 16-core Neural Engine: Apple M1 Chip with 8-core CPU and 8-core GPU
  • Memory: 16GB unified memory
  • Storage: 256GB SSD storage
  • Retina Display with True Tone
  • Two Thunderbolt 4 ports
  • Touch Bar and Touch ID
  • Backlit Keyboard – US English
  • Accessory Kit
  • 3-Year AppleCare+

Note: This laptop incurs an uplift charge, payable by your department or research funds.