Ohio University

University switches to Lenovo for departmental PC purchases

June 10, 2019, 7:50 am - This is an updated version of the story that was linked in OHIO Employee News. Some details about purchasing requirements were corrected.

Ohio University is pleased to announce that Lenovo has been selected as the University’s new preferred supplier for Windows laptops, desktops and monitors. Under the new agreement, departments can purchase Lenovo devices at discounts of up to 40% through the Bobcat Depot. Lenovo replaces Dell as the University's preferred supplier. 

The best way to take advantage of this discount is to purchase faculty/staff desktops, laptops and monitors through the Bobcat Depot. The Depot has inventory on hand and can assist you with purchasing the correct devices for your needs. To view current standards and specifications, visit bobcatdepot.ohio.edu and select "Technology." When ordering computers, please indicate if you want those computers imaged by OIT with the standard OHIO software image or delivered directly to your department to be imaged by a departmental technician. 

For questions or to submit an order, contact the Bobcat Depot at bobcatdepot@ohio.edu