Home Office

What's Available?

Software on Personally Owned Equipment

Hamilton's educational licensing agreements for software specifically limit installation to machines owned by the College. Therefore, software purchased by Hamilton under these agreements may not be installed on personally owned equipment. 

Microsoft Office "Work at Home" License
Our current license agreement with Microsoft does allow the installation of one copy of Microsoft Office on the home machine of an employee who has Office on the work machine.  There is a nominal fee.  To purchase Office 2013 (Windows) or Office 2011 (Mac), contact LITS at 315-859-4169 or email tlapinsk@hamilton.edu.

Anti-virus and anti-spyware software
Sophos Anti-virus software is free to employees for use on your home computers (as long as you are employed by the College). 
Sophos installation instructions

Home Computer Repair

Hamilton College contracts with CCNY Tech for hardware repair service for all college-owned desktop computers and peripheral equipment. CCNY Tech is also available to repair personal computers and equipment for a fee. The CCNY Tech personnel are Apple and Dell certified. In addition, they can repair printers and other peripheral equipment.

The CCNY Tech repair facility is located on the third floor of Burke Library
Open office hours are 4 p.m. to 5 p.m., Monday through Friday 
(315) 859-4171 | ccnytech@hamilton.edu

Laptop Loaner Computers

Hamilton employees can borrow laptop computers for up to seven consecutive days for uses related to college business. Both Windows XP and Macintosh OS X laptops are available.  More...

Cell Phone Discount

Hamilton employees are eligible to receive a discount from several carriers.  More...

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