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High quality notebooks for private use

WU’s special u:book promotion Study and Research on Laptop is available again this year. WU students and staff members are eligible to order (for private purchases) from a selection of high-quality laptops which have been checked in terms of robustness, technical functionality and warranty services. U:book offers a range of different notebook models focusing on quality, investment protection and favourable prices. The computers are intended for at least a three-year period of use and have a three-year guarantee (for Apple computers: APP - AppleCare Protection Plan).

Sales Period

In a three-to-four-week sales period at the beginning of each semester selected laptop models are available for purchase. Project Neptun at the ETH Zurich evaluates various coputer models and recommends selected devices for the u:book promotion.

Sales period for winter term 2019: 23.09.-20.10.2019

Further information

IT-SERVICES is providing support in setting up Wi-Fi access and installing the VPN client. Further support is provided directly by For further information on hardware, available software, support and warranty, please see the u:book webpage. There you can also find a forum where you can communicate and exchange information with u:book owners and prospective buyers.