Laptop, Dual-boot Mac Loan

Dual-boot Mac laptops can be checked out on a short-term basis at the MERIT Help Desk.  There is no cost to check out equipment and most items are available for three (3) days at a time.  Laptops are checked-out on a first-come, first-serve basis.  For more long-term laptop needs, faculty, staff, and students can rent equipment from DoIT.

Available to

  • UW-Madison School of Education faculty, staff, and students


  • Two (2) forms of ID required (Wiscard and 1 other)
  • Loan period is 3 days, up to 20 times per semester
  • Reservations are not accepted; laptops are checked-out on a first-come, first-serve basis
  • Equipment cannot be renewed
  • Subject to InfoLabs Equipment Checkout System Policies


  • Fines for overdue equipment – $20 per day