For Admitted Students

Health Information Form

All DPT students must return a completed Health Information Form, available on the Health Center page, to LC Student Health Services. Please note: this form does require that you have a health evaluation completed by your physician in addition to your physician providing information on your prior medical history.

Laptop Computer Requirement

All students in the incoming cohort will supply a laptop computer as part of the required equipment needed for classes.

Computer-based learning materials and exams are a routine part of the curriculum. Prior to beginning classes, all students must supply a laptop computer.

Please review the laptop requirements below.

Windows-based laptops:

  • Intel or AMD multi-core processor
  • Minimum of 3 gigabyte RAM
  • Minimum 100 gigabyte hard drive
  • DVD/CD-RW drive
  • Graphics media accelerator Intel 4500 MHD or X45HD equivalent or better
  • Built-in web cam and microphone
  • Windows 7 Home Premium or better
  • Microsoft Office 2007 with PowerPoint
  • All new computers come network ready
  • Anti-virus software - provided by LC
  • Adobe Acrobat Pro X

Macintosh laptops:

  • Intel multi-core processor
  • Minimum of 3 gigabyte RAM
  • Minimum 100 gigabyte hard drive
  • DVD/CD-RW drive
  • Built-in web cam and microphone
  • Mac Operating System 10 (OS X) or higher
  • Microsoft Office 2008 with PowerPoint
  • All new computers come network ready
  • Adobe Acrobat Pro X

The College provides free AVG anti-virus software for Windows-based computers. Acceptable alternative vendors - Symantec Norton (also for the Macintosh) or TrendMicro PC-cillin. Packages from other vendors are not supported.

For all computers, students should bring the original Manufacturer's CDs which came with their computer to campus with them.

Lynchburg College, because of its membership in the Council of Independent Colleges of Virginia (CICV), is able to offer its community members opportunities to purchase computer hardware and software at discounted prices directly from selected vendors. Links to these opportunities can be found at /itr.

For additional information, contact Information Technology and Resources at 434.544.8350.