Pre-Approved ICT

Items contained in the following categories are exempt (unless otherwise noted) from the accessible procurement process; An ICT Purchase Request form is not required for any of the following purchases:

Computer Supplies

  • CDs
  • Toner/ink
  • Paper
  • Forms

Output devices with non-transferable information

  • Monitors
  • Displays
  • Projectors
  • Permanently mounted projectors
  • Speakers
  • Televisions

Input devices

  • Mice, trackballs, switches, or other input peripherals
  • Keyboards of all sorts
  • Presenter devices including document cameras
  • Wacom or similar writing and drawing tablets (Bluetooth input devices)

Communication/Wiring/component hardware

  • Video and Audio cards
  • Other internal computer components including add-on processors
  • Adapters of all sorts
  • Cables (exception: network cables because of compatibility issues)
  • USB Hubs
  • Data storage devices of all sorts (note: Departments are responsible for securing Level 1 and 2 confidential data on all devices, including those excluded from this approval process)
    • Disks
    • USB drives
    • SD cards
  • Power adapters and UPS backup devices

Personal devices

  • Smartphones
  • Cameras
  • Calculators
  • Headphones

Assistive Technology

  • As applies to CCOE's Special Education Credential program as well as OSD, all assistive technology hardware and software is exempt from ICT review.

Note: All indemnities such as Microsoft Software Assurance, Apple Care, Warranties, Repair Services, and Support or Maintenance renewals are not ICT and can be procured without submitting an ICT Procurement request via ServiceNow (http://www.calstatela.edu/accessibility/ict-procurement-request-servicenow).