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New Apple Hardware & Back-to-School Specials
Posted by Andrew McAllister on 18 July 2019 06:04 AM

Apple have announced new 13" MacBook Pro laptops with 1.4Ghz quad-core processors with Turbo Boost up to 3.9Ghz. Along with new laptops, Apple have dropped prices and announced their back-to-school specials which includes Beats Headphones. Check out our recommended models or visit our OCAD U Apple Recommended Systems page. 
13" Apple MacBook Pro

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Apple 2015 15" MacBook Pro Battery Recall
Posted by Andrew McAllister on 03 July 2019 04:49 PM

Apple recently discovered that a limited number of its 15" MacBook Pro laptops manufactured between September 2015 and February 2017 can pose a fire hazard risk to individuals. Apple has offered a no-cost repair program for these laptops. If you do have a 15" MacBook Pro, head over to this page with your serial number: 

If your laptop is affected, we highly recommend that you discontinue using the laptop, and head directly to your local Apple Store or to OCAD U for warranty service. 

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2019 Graduates: Extended Adobe CC Access
Posted by Andrew McAllister on 12 June 2019 07:42 PM


Eligible graduating students who were enrolled in the Laptop Program, will now receive an additional 1-year extension to their Adobe Creative Cloud license! Continue accessing your subscription to desktop apps, Creative Cloud mobile apps, libraries and services, at no additional cost.

To continue using Adobe Creative Cloud, no action is required. Continue using your software up to a year.

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Payable Updates
Posted by Stevan Plavsa on 08 February 2019 11:06 AM

OCAD U has implemented changes to Payable to improve how the service operates.  All functionality is the same but some screens appear differently due these changes. Some examples of what to expect:

Payment Mthod


Credit Card Payment

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