Hardware & Software

Hardware - GRIT

GRIT works with Faculty and Staff to ensure that SPHTM computers are up-to-date, protected from viruses, and networked properly. Hardware Services include:

  • Windows administration and consulting services for desktop and laptop systems
  • Needs assessment and planning
  • Purchase recommendations (click here)
  • Installation and configuration
  • Maintenance, problem troubleshooting and resolution
  • Data backup/recovery


GRIT can provide official quotes from the following computer manufacturers: Dell, Lenovo, Microsoft, and Apple.

Send us an email to sphhelp@tulane.edu with your price range and desired specifications.

For hardware problems, with SPHTM computers, GRIT will be the liaison with Dell, Lenovo, and Microsoft to obtain replacement parts/equipment.

Hardware - Tech Connect

Technology Connection

Technology Connection is your one-stop shop for your personal hardware, software, and accessory needs.  Contact us or visit our convenient campus location in the Lavin-Bernick Center. Ask questions, test products from Apple, Dell and other popular brands, or interact with our certified staff to discover the best technology solutions for you.

Shopping at Technology Connection comes with many benefits, including:

We Know Tulane

Educational Discounts

  • Easy Access – just show your Tulane Splash Card
  • No need to fax a course schedule or show proof of enrollment

We’re Here!


  • We are located in the center of campus in room 104 of the LBC
  • Monday – Friday and extended hours during the school year

Repair Services

  • Authorized repair services for both Apple and Dell right in store
  • Repair Loaner Program for qualifying models of computers purchased from Tech Connect with select repair issues

Try, Learn, Test, and Buy

  • As an Apple Authorized Campus Store we have the latest Apple products that you want
  • We maintain in-store demo machines so you can test before you buy

Convenient Payment Options

  • Visa, MasterCard, Discover, Tulane Accounts Receivable, Cash, and processes which may support your use of Financial Aid awards
Software - Tulane

Tulane eAcademy

Tulane provides numerous software titles for use by the Tulane community. Availability and cost (if any) depends on university role – student, faculty or staff.

Many titles are available though Tulane’s software distribution service, e-Academy.

  • You must use your Tulane user ID and password to log in.

Software titles not listed here may be available from the Technology Connection Computer Store at 504.862.8059.

GRIT Contact Info

Phone: 504-988-2685

Email: sphhelp@tulane.edu

Address: Tidewater Building
Suite 1800
1440 Canal Street
New Orleans, LA 70112

Campus Mail Box: 8313