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Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science (year 2, 3, 4)

Please note: Current Laptop TELE model students will be transitioning to the BYOD TELE model starting Fall 2020.
  • Hardware

    HARDWARE MODELS (2019-20)




    All Engineering & Applied Science Programs

    Year 3

    Year 2, 4 & 5

    Dell Precision 3530

    Dell Precision 3520

    Part-time students

    Dell Precision 3520 (8GB)

  • Software


    The list below shows the software provided by IT Services to undergraduate students and faculty members.

    • Visit the breakdown of Software by Course Code page for details.
    • The specific software applications that are provided to each student and faculty member are dependent on course or academic program requirements.
    • Students or faculty members may be required to use additional Ontario Tech licensed software applications or services that are not listed in the software summary below.
    • Software listings are subject to change.

    3DCS Analyst ML Cad
    ActiveState Active Python Multisim - Circuit Design Suite
    Adams Nastran
    ADS - Advanced Design System NX
    Altera Quartus 2 NX Nastran
    AMZI Prolog Office
    Anti-virus software Ontario Tech Printer Installer
    Apache Tomcat Patran
    AspenOne Power Sim (PSIM)
    Audacity Project Professional
    Bricx Command Center ProTeXt
    Cadence Board Bundle PSCAD
    Capstone PSPICE student version
    CarSim MSS Putty
    Change Management Power & Influence V2 QET Motor Control
    ChemOffice Ultra Quatech Rs 232 PCMCIA Driver
    Code Composer Studio Rational Doors
    Code Warrior Rational Rhapsody
    CoolPack Rational Software Architect
    Cygwin Refprop
    Eclipse (Java) Requisite Pro
    Eclipse IDE (Enterprise Java) Respondus Lockdown Browser
    EES Academic/Professional Rhapsody Developer
    EES_Refprop Interface RoboLab
    Endnote SigmaPlot
    Fluent Simul8
    HyperWorks Software Suite Solidworks
    Introduction to Business Sustainable Minds
    iSight TruckSim
    Jade Visio Professional
    Java Development Kit J2SE (SDK) Visual Paradigm
    JT Translator Visual Studio Professional
    L Draw VLC Media Player
    LabVIEW VMWare Player
    Maple VMWare Workstation
    Maple (Xubuntu) Windows
    Maple TA Windows Server 2008 Enterprise Edition
    MapleSim WinEDT
    Matlab WinSCP
    MiKTex WinXP VM
    Mindstorms NXT  Working Model
    MinGW Xilinx
  • Services



    Students will receive a wide range of industry-relevant program specific software.
    Hardware All laptop models are tested and configured to meet the needs of the program and are predetermined in the spring of each year.  View details about the student laptop eligibility and refresh.  Students may also be eligible to purchase their laptop upon graduation if they have met the necessary requirements.
    Hardware Repair All warranty and non-warranty hardware repairs are completed on-site by certified technicians.  Additional charges may apply for non-warranty repairs.
    Loaner Laptops Students with laptops that require repair will be loaned a laptop at no additional cost until their unit is ready for pick up (subject to availability).  
    Exam Support Upon faculty request, technical support is provided during in-class examinations where emergency loaner laptops are available in the event of hardware or software failure.
    Insurance (for lost or stolen hardware) TELE provides insurance for all students in the Laptop TELE model.  The deductible charge for a lost or stolen institutionally owned laptop can be used only once while the student attends Ontario Tech University.  Information on insurance and instructions if a laptop is lost or stolen.
  • Fees

    TELE FEES (2019-20)

    Students participating in the Laptop TELE model pay a mandatory fee based on the area of study and number of courses taken by the student each year and/or semester. Fees are directed to the cost of delivering the Technology Enriched Learning Environment and any funds remaining at year end will be applied to the future costs of the program. 

    PROGRAM                                         FULL-TIME FEE SEMESTER FEE PART-TIME FEE
    All Engineering programs $766.28 $383.14 $191.57
  • Important dates

    These dates apply to Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science (year 2, 3, 4) students only.

    Laptop TELE Events



    Graduating application due*

    February 28

    Online through MyCampus

    Purchases for graduating students and returns April 13 to 24 Laptop Distribution Centre
    Winter semester laptop return deadline April 24 Laptop Distribution Centre
    Spring and Summer laptop distribution April 27 to May 8 Laptop Distribution Centre
    *required for laptop purchase as a graduating student

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