macOS Information

Minimum System Requirements

  • A Mac with an Intel or M1 processor
  • 8 GB of RAM or more*
  • 26 GB of free hard disk space or more

See the ITS Computer Recommendations for details on suggested Macintosh specifications.

*To check how much RAM your mac has, go to the Apple menu (upper left of screen), and select About this Mac.  The amount of RAM will be listed next to "Memory".

ITS Supported Version

  • Mac OS X version 10.14 and above

Users and departments may download the latest version of macOS (currently Monterey) through the Mac App Store.  You can follow these upgrade instructions.


Service Patches/Updates

Follow these instructions to keep your macOS up to date.

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Article ID: 802
Created: Fri, 01 Jun 2007 4:53pm
Modified: Tue, 25 Jan 2022 8:01am