Answered By: Melissa Del Castillo
Last Updated: Jul 01, 2020     Views: 290

How can I get a laptop or a hotspot?

All laptops and hotspots are being distributed by College Application Systems Technology Innovation Center (CASTIC) in CASE.  According to CASTIC, 

  • Fill out the form at
  • Item pickup is in PG-6 or laptops and hotspots can be shipped to students.  CASTIC will coordinate.
  • Each device box comes with a return label to ship the item back. There is no established due date. Students will be contacted with a due date.
  • Contact CASTIC at 305.348.2694 or via email at with questions.

How can I return a laptop or hotspot?

​If you received the item from CASTIC, please contact them at 305.348.2694 or via email at


If you received the item from the library, please email

Are you a graduating student or not enrolled for the summer?

All library items must be returned and your library account must be cleared before the University will release your diploma. 

Are you enrolled for the summer?

Students enrolled in summer courses may keep laptops and other devices throughout the semester.

Can I mail items to the library?

If the item belongs to the library, it can be mailed to:

Green Library Room 290

Florida International University

11200 SW 8th St.

Miami, FL 33199

If the item belongs to CASTIC, use the return label provided.  If you misplaced the label, reach out to them at

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