Am I eligible for an iPad?

If you are an incoming undergraduate student beginning higher education for the first time spring semester 2022, you are eligible to receive a Digital Flagship technology kit. ​Find out how to receive your kit.

Incoming transfer students:

  • If you are transferring to Ohio State for spring semester 2022, you are eligible if you began college at your original university in fall of 2018 or later. This original college start date is used to determine if you are part of an eligible class of students


Military Affiliated Students: 

  • If you have served in the military and are an undergraduate student starting at Ohio State spring semester 2022you are eligible for a technology kit. You will need to confirm with Military and Vet Services that the Military Service Member indicator AND the Digital Flagship  iPad Eligible MilVet indicator are on your student account.


If the above conditions apply to you but you have been told you are not eligible, submit a ticket and select Eligibility Status from the Request Type dropdown menu. The IT Service Desk team will look into your records and respond in five to ten business days with your status.

If you aren’t eligible for a technology kit, you can find more information about technology access assistance at the bottom of the IT help site for students

Faculty, staff and graduate students are not eligible for Digital Flagship technology. Technology requests can be made through your department or college.