Workstation Program

Campus Hardware Purchase (State, Cal Poly Corporation, ASI, and Auxiliaries)

A key goal of the campus Workstation Program is promotion of computing standards that improve security and reliability of the campus computing infrastructure. The campus Workstation Program seeks to simplify the ordering process and has a proven record of efficiently managing costs.

State Employee Discount for SHI Hardware and Software

SHI provides discounts on computer hardware and software for all CSU employees.

1.    Go to
2.    Click “New Account” in the right margin

3.    Make sure to click “Yes” that you have a Customer Access Key/Token. 

4.    Enter Token and Access Key as shown below along with all required fields, then click save.
Token: 42112
Access Key: csu_epp

Personal Hardware Purchases for Faculty, Staff, and Students

If you are a student, faculty, or staff member at Cal Poly, you can take advantage of special pricing from Dell and Apple for personal use. Visit the Dell Premier or Apple Higher Ed sites to get started.

Get Started

Visit our Faculty Workstation Program - Get Started for more information and for ordering instructions.

Get Help

For questions regarding the creation of quotes, technical recommendations, ordering of computers and peripherals, contact your department's IT Support Coordinator or Tom Sciortino at or (805) 756-7300.

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