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MyButler Laptop

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A program designed to place technology into students' hands to ensure they thrive in a digital economy.

How it Works

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Lenovo laptops are available on a first-come, first-served basis to students enrolled in at least 6 credit hours.

Butler's partnership with Ribbit Computers provides an extended 3-year service agreement on the device. The laptop becomes the personal property of the student and is not returned to the college.

Program Eligibility

  • Any Butler student enrolled in 6 credit hours or more until reaching 24 credit hours.
  • Students must complete within 2 years to avoid a termination fee.
  • MyButler Laptop is designed to roll into financial aid packages as applicable.

Laptop Specifications and Features

The Lenovo laptops are configured to accommodate the vast majority of academic needs for Butler students including Microsoft Office (free for all Butler students) and access to Canvas. However, students that are in specialized graphic-intense courses will want to look for a computer that is designed and configured for those applications.

The Lenovo V14 laptop has a 14” screen, a webcam, an AMD 2.4GHz processor, 8GB of system memory, a 128GB solid state drive, and will run the Windows 10 operating system.

Questions about MyButler Laptop? Contact Us!

Contact our Bookstore. Email bookstore@butlercc.edu or call 316.322.3197.

 

Frequently Asked Questions

How do I learn more about the MyButler laptop program?

Visit: https://www.butlercc.edu/mybutlerlaptop

How much does it cost to register in the program?

There is no cost to register in the program. Once registered the student must agree to enroll in a minimum of 6 credit hours per semester until reaching a total of 24 credit hours which will complete my obligation. Must complete within 2 years. (the 6 credit hour minimum does not apply to summer semester or if less than 6 hours are needed to complete my obligation).

When do I need to enroll each semester?

Students not enrolled by the first day of the semester will have their contract reviewed. Students not enrolled by the end of the first week of the semester will have a $350 termination fee applied to their student account.

Where can I pick up and register into the MyButler laptop program?

Students can choose to pick-up and register into the program through the Butler bookstores on the Andover and El Dorado campuses. Additionally, the student can choose to register through the Butler online bookstore and choose to have the laptop delivered.

Can the laptop be shipped?

Yes, shipping is available for U.S. Domestic and Military addresses only. The student will be responsible for paying shipping and insurance at standard Butler bookstore rates.

Does the student have to be enrolled in 6 hours for 3 consecutive semesters?

Yes, the student must agree to enroll in a minimum of 6 credit hours per semester until reaching a total of 24 credit hours which will complete my obligation. Must complete within 2 years. (the 6 credit hour minimum does not apply to summer semester or if less than 6 hours are needed to complete my obligation).

Are there any additional fees for the program?

Yes, a $350 early termination charge will be assessed to the student account if the student does not remain enroll in a minimum of 6 credit hours per semester until reaching a total of 24 credit hours within 2 years.  Students with an extenuating circumstance can submit an appeal through the Registrar’s Office.

What degree programs/classes does the computer work for?

The Lenovo laptops are configured to accommodate the vast majority of academic needs for Butler students including Microsoft Office (free for all Butler students) and access to Canvas. However, students that are in specialized graphic-intense courses will want to look for a computer that is designed and configured for those applications.

What are the laptop hardware specifications?

The Lenovo V14 laptop has a 14” screen, an AMD 2.4GHz processor, 8GB of system memory, a 128GB solid state drive, and will run the Windows 10 operating system.

What is the return or cancellation policy of the program?

The MyButler laptop can be returned for a full refund within seven (7) days if; the box is unopened, the box and laptop are sealed with the original packaging, the box and contents are not damaged, and the process adheres to the standard bookstore return process and procedure.

Is there an early termination fee?

Yes, there is an early termination fee of $350.

If a student changes major to a non-compatible degree what is the process if they want to return a computer?

There are no returns outside of the bookstore refund and return policy.

Who do I call for support?

If you are a Butler Student register in the laptop program, the MyButler Laptop will have a three-year warranty through Ribbit Computers. Ribbit Computers will also provide support for the laptop including remote assistance and hardware repair. Ribbit Computers can be reached at 316.612.1500 or support@ribbitcomputers.com.

Technical support

Call the Butler Helpdesk at 316.322.3306 for account-related access issues

Call Ribbit Computers at 316.612.1500 or support@ribbitcomputers.com for other technical issues. Ribbit provides remote-in technical service.