UW-Madison faculty, staff and students can rent the following items from the DoIT Help Desk on a daily, weekly, monthly or semester basis. A valid UW-Madison ID is required.
Rental check-out location and hours
Rentals are available for pickup at the Help Desk in the Computer Science Building at 1210 W. Dayton Street, just down the hall from the DoIT Tech Store.
- Hours: 7:45 a.m. until 5:00 p.m, Monday through Friday.
Payment for rentals can be made by cash, check or credit card. Payment is required in full at the time of equipment pickup.
Rental terms & conditions
Please view the full details of our rental terms & conditions.
Notebook computers for rent
- All Apple notebooks include: Mac OS X 10.7.5 with Microsoft Office 2010, Windows 7 with Microsoft Office 2013, Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox, Skype, and more.
- All Dell notebooks include: Windows 7, Microsoft Office 2013, Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox, and more.
- Software & data policy: Customers are free to install any other software that they require. Please note that we do not support customer-installed software, and all software and data will be erased from the computer at the end of the rental period.
|Apple MacBook Pro, 2.26GHz, 2GB RAM||$10||$25||$75||$150|
|Dell Latitude D630, 2.20GHz, 2GB RAM||$10||$25||$75||$150|
|Dell Latitude E6400, 2.66GHz, 4GB RAM||$10||$25||$75||$150|
Wireless modems for rent
- Modem service: Our wireless modems come complete with Verizon 3G or 4G service. Please note our modems only work within the US.
- Modem availability: Please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org to set up a reservation. Due to high demand we only accept requests made up to 7 days in advance of the desired rental period.
|Item||Daily||Weekly (7 days)||Monthly (4 weeks)|
|Verizon 4G LTE USB Modem||$5||$20||$50|
|Verizon MiFi 4G (LTE) Wireless Hotspot||$5||$20||$50|
Projector for rent
Our Epson 77C projector has VGA (compatible with virtually all PCs), RCA, and S-Video ports and comes with a carrying case. We also supply Apple computer display adapters with the projector upon request.
|Item||Daily||Weekly (7 days)|
|Epson 77C Projector||$25||$75|
|50″ Projection Screen||$10||$30|
|70 ” Projection Screen||$10||$30|
Something you wish you could rent that’s not in this list?
We’re always interested in knowing what your rental needs are. Please email us at email@example.com.