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Desktop Systems Council

The DeSC Program

The DeSC Council oversees the use and maintenance of client devices participating in the managed environments that make up the DeSC, MacDeSC and MDM Programs.   The scope of the Council’s activities is to advise the university on security and standards for the managed device platforms for institutionally owned devices.
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DeSC Standard Environment Green Initiative


MacDeSC will support macOS High Sierra (10.13) starting Tuesday, February 20, 2018

Windows 7 will fall below DeSC Standard software minimum starting June 2019

Windows 7 DeSC image will be decommissioned by June 2018

DeSC Internet Explorer 11 Default Browser in DeSC Windows 10 Setup

DeSC Standard Laptops Guidelines

DeSC Standard Computer Life Cycle

Ordering Computer Information for all DeSC Program Environments