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About the School:

As one of the most transformative universities in the nation, San José State is ready for big change. As part of Transformation 2030, SJSU's strategic plan, the campus community is dedicated to realizing the university's potential as a nationally prominent urban public university. San José State provides a comprehensive university education, granting bachelor’s, master’s and doctoral degrees in 250 areas of study. With approximately 36,000 students and nearly 4,300 employees, SJSU is an essential partner in the economic, cultural and social development of Silicon Valley and California.

Laptop Programs:

SJSU students, faculty, and staff can borrow laptops, iPads, and more from SCS at no charge. SCS does NOT hold or reserve any of its equipment! All SCS equipment loans are on a first-come, first-served basis. Laptops You have full administrative control of laptops while they are in your possession, and may install any app you need. iPads Everything you install or download to an iPad stays on the iPad until you return it to SCS. Semester Loan Terms: It is expected that these devices will leave the library, but they must be returned on time.Devices must be returned to SCS before their due date and time.Late fees are $25 per day or any fraction thereof. (This means that if the item is returned at any time after its due date and time, you will be charged $25 as a late fee.) Fines will accrue every day until the device is returned.Fines accrue for a maximum of two weeks, at which point the item is considered lost and the full replacement value as well as all late charges are applied to your account.Fines Laptops and Tablets: $25 per dayAccessories: $10 per dayMaximum Replacement Fees:Windows laptop or MacBook Pro: $900iPad: $900Laptop battery: $120Headphones: $69Mouse: $20Power adapter, PC laptop: $40Power adapter, Macbook Pro: $80Power adapter, iPad: $40USB cable for iPad: $20iPad Smart Cover: $45Bluetooth wireless Keyboard for iPad: $75Soft Carry Case for iPad: $35Standard Damage Cost for Laptops/iPads: $250Charges will be applied to the borrower's library account. SCS borrowing privileges will be suspended until those fines are paid. The University may initiate collections efforts if fines are unpaid for an extended period of time.