U of Sask ICT Acquisitions
Room 20 Place Riel, 1 Campus Dr
tel: 306-966-2014, fax: 306-966-4230
World Wide Web: http://ccs.usask.ca
Starting July 7 2016, only institutional clients using a U of Sask CFOAPAL or PCARD will be eligbile to purchase all items listed on this site, http://ccs.usask.ca. Why the change? See http://ccs.usask.ca/retaildepartmentalrestructuring for details.

ICT Laptop Clinic

Keeping your laptop optimized for speed and reliability,
and your information safe and secure.

Covering the University of Saskatchewan community, the Laptop Clinic service is available for personal and University owned equipment. Complete a service request form here, and bring your Laptop to the Service Counter at the U of S Campus Computer Store in Lower Place Riel. Payment can be made via cash, debit card, credit card, or University CFOAPAL.

 Tune Up

ICT specialists will review and implement recommended optimizations including: 

  • • Optimize Operating System for performance and reliability
  •      i. Cleanup startup process
  •      ii. Remove unnecessary trial software (bloatware)
  •      iii. Remove redundant programs with your permission
  •      iv. Apply recommended hardware driver and BIOS updates
  •      v. Update operating system (patches/security updates)
  • • Update application software (as required)
  • • Ensure anti-virus software is operational and up to date
  • • Provide recommendations for additional service or additional hardware/software

$75 + tax

 Malware Removal

ICT Specialists will analyze and remove malware from an infected computer and ensure anti-malware software is installed and functioning correctly.

  • • Perform in-depth removal of Malware
  • • Post removal assessment will be provided
  • • Ensure anti-virus software is operational and up to date

Note: Severely infected computers may require the System Rebuild Service. In such cases only the System Rebuild Service fee will be assessed.

$125 + tax

 System Rebuild

ICT Specialists will analyze and re-install the operating system on a severely infected computer and ensure anti-malware software is installed and functioning correctly.

  • • Backup user data & settings
  • • Utilize application checklist to record installed programs
  • • Restore OEM operating system
  • • Install OS updates
  • • Restore user data

Note: Customer can opt to install software titles or have them installed professionally through the Software Installs service.

$175 + tax

 Software Installs
IT Specialists will confirm software requirements and ensure software title is successfully installed and operational.

  • • License Verification
  • • May have to uninstall old software first

$30/title + tax

 Operating System Upgrades

IT Specialists will confirm hardware and software requirements for upgraded operating system, install and verify the upgraded operating system is operational.

  • • Upgrade your computer running Windows XP/Vista to Windows 7 or upgrade your Mac OS!
  • • Perform assessment on whether or not your computer can run Windows 7 or the latest Mac OS to be reviewed with client
  • Note: You must have the legal and appropriate Upgrade License/Media before we proceed.
  • • Backup User Data
  • • Upgrade (when possible) or wipe system drive and install new Operating System
  • • Install System Updates, Drivers, and model specific software
  • • Restore User Data

$125 + tax

 Hardware Upgrades

Technical Specialists will install and test upgraded hardware or peripherals.

  • • A price quote will be provided by the Campus Computer Store

Cost will depend on component

 Backup Solution Setup

IT Specialists will analyze your information storage needs and recommend, install and configure a backup and storage solution for you.

  • • Select appropriate hardware/software components
  • • Install and configure
  • • Provide initial back up and verification
  • • Post consultation/orientation with client

Cost will depend on chosen solution


Prices do not include taxes or environmental fees and are subject to change without notice.
Specifications are to the best of our knowledge; ICT Acquisitions will not be liable for incorrect information from manufacturers or distributors.
ICT Acquisitions sells to University Departments only; some education discounts may not apply to all.