Equipment Checkout

Daily Laptop & IPad Checkout

Pollak Library North & Titan Student Union

Laptops/iPads* are available for pick-up at the Student Genius Center (SGC) located on the first and second floors of Pollak Library North or Titan Student Union (TSU). The laptops/iPads* must be returned 30 minutes before our service desk closes.  Laptops/iPads* may be taken outside of the Library or TSU.

*TSU only checks out laptops.

 Checkout Procedures

Long-Term Laptops/MiFI Hotspot

Due to the recent COVID-19 and the campus transition to virtual instruction, Student Genius Center is changing it's procedures for long-term device requests.  All requests must be submitted through the Dean of Students device request form.

All requests will be reviewed and prioritized.

We apologize for the inconvenience that this has caused and appreciate your patience while we try to support the campus.

Device Request Form

Portable Charger

Now you can recharge both your laptop and smart phone from anywhere!  Each charger has two USB ports plus 1 AC outlet.

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Pollak Library North, 1st Floor & Titan Student Union

Portable chargers are available for pick-up at the Student Genius Center (SGC) located on the first floor of Pollak Library North or Titan Student Union (TSU). The charger must be returned 30 minutes before our service desk closes.  Chargers may be taken outside of the Library or TSU.

Note: You must have your laptop/smartphone charger/cables.

Long-Term Smartphones

Due to the recent COVID-19 and the campus transition to virtual instruction, this service is currently not available.

Projector Checkout

Students are able to check-out projectors at the Student Genius Center for single day use.  Projectors must be returned 30 minutes before our service desk closes the next day.

Projectors  may be checked out for FREE by currently enrolled CSUF students, with no holds, and are ideal for practicing group presentations. Students must present their TitanCard to checkout a projector.

External DVD Drive & Media Card Readers

Students are able to check-out external DVD drives/media card readers at the Student Genius Center for 3 hour use on Library computers only.  Devices must be returned 30 minutes before our service desk closes.

External DVD drives/media card readers may be checked out for FREE by currently enrolled CSUF students, with no holds.  Students must present their TitanCard to checkout a device.

CSUF Cell Phone Program

Currently enrolled CSUF Students, Faculty and Staff are eligible to obtain a mobile device and cellular service (provided by Verizon) at significantly discounted prices through the CSUF Cell Phone Service Program.

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