Recommended Tech to Bring to Campus

Here are a list of items that you may find useful to have on campus. They are not required but are what we recommend to get the most out of the IT services available. 

Computer with minimum specs below: 

Helpful Gadgets

  • Headphones
  • Bluetooth speakers
  • USB Flash Drive
  • Mac users may find it helpful to purchase adapters for USB or HDMI to USB-C or Thunderbolt 

TV/Streaming Device: 

If you would like to watch TV in your room, remember to bring one. The dorms do not come with screens already in place. 

On-Campus Residents

Trinity also provides Philo, an IPTV solution that provides TV access to faculty, staff, and students on computers, tablets, TVs, and smartphones while they are on campus. 

Philo is compatible with​​:

  • Roku
  • Android Phone/Tablet
  • iPhone/iPad
  • Web Browsers
  • Apple TV
  • Amazon Fire TV,
  • Android TV.

Philo is not compatible with:

  • Google Chromecast
  • PlayStation
  • Xbox
  • Nintendo
  • Samsung Smart TV
  • VIZIO Smart TV
  • LG Smart TV

City Vista Residents

City Vista residents do not have access to Philo in their dorms but will have access to SpectrumU which will deliver live and on-demand programming content for students to watch anytime, anywhere on campus using their mobile devices, tablets, laptops, desktops and Roku devices. 

Other Resources

 

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