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BSCE Computer Requirements

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.