Students taking courses in the Civil & Environmental Engineering (CEE) Department are expected to purchase and bring to SDSU their personal laptop.
Minimum System Specification
CEE282 Civil Engineering Computer–Aided Design is a required CEE course. Students are required to bring to the classroom their personal laptop capable of running Civil3D and wireless networking. Here is the computer system requirement for Civil3D 2020: https://knowledge.autodesk.com/support/civil-3d/learn-explore/caas/sfdcarticles/sfdcarticles/System-requirements-for-Autodesk-Civil-3D-2020.html
Other necessary equipment
Wireless mouse with scroll wheel
PC vs Mac
Most civil engineering software are not compatible with a Mac. We strongly recommend a PC.