The GMU Patriot Computers Store is a good source for academic pricing on computers, printers, software, and a variety of accessories. They are a unit of the university's ITU department and are located on the Fairfax campus on the first floor of the Johnson Center. Their website is not always up-to-date on pricing, so be sure to give them a call at 703-993-4100 or send an email to


The university provides faculty and staff with free licenses to a variety of Microsoft products for use on GMU-owned computers. In addition,  Patriot Computers has particularly good pricing on Adobe products. Full-time law faculty who are interested in making a computer or software purchase from their professional development account should contact Deborah Keene at

Free Anti-Virus Software

The University provides all current members of the university community with a free copy of Symantec (Norton) AntiVirus Software. The software can be downloaded from the web or purchased on a CD for $9.99 from Patriot Computers. To download, go to You will be prompted to enter your GMU e-mail login and password.

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