Free Laptop

Thank you for your interest, but the application is now closed. Please check back next semester.

Do you need a laptop or hotspot to complete your coursework in college but struggle to afford one? The Kirkwood Information Technology department, in collaboration with Solutions Management Group, have partnered to offer a limited supply of free laptop computers and hotspots to Kirkwood students.

Eligibility & How to Apply

To be eligible you must meet the following criteria:

  • Preference to students who are Pell eligible or demonstrate financial need
  • Preference to students who have completed 12 credit hours
  • Be enrolled in at least 6 credits
  • Have a satisfactory academic progress status
  • Write up a 300 word essay that details your need for the laptop or hotspot and how it will benefit you academically at Kirkwood and beyond

A committee will review the applications and contact the students.