IT Services
Technology Provisioning

Loaner Laptops for Students

Available to:

Service Availability


  • Must have a valid Sheridan onecard

[updated October 28, 2020] Students enrolled in programs that mandate the use of a laptop are entitled to a free emergency loaner laptop for a duration of 7 days per term. Emergency usage is intended for academic requirements such as quizzes, tests, presentations and assignments in the event the student's 'bring-your-own laptop (BYOL) unit fails. This is applicable to all students in a BYOL program.

Laptop Loaner Details

Requesting a Loaner Laptop

To receive an emergency loaner laptop, eligible students should visit the IT Service Bookings page to schedule a pick-up appointment. Note, you will need to present a valid Sheridan onecard when you go to pick-up your loaner laptop.  If you don’t arrive within 10 minutes of your appointment you may have to schedule another.