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Adobe Creative Cloud

Adobe Creative Cloud is a series of apps used for creating graphics, editing video, web design and development, photography, and more.

The following Adobe Creative Cloud apps are available in Windows and Mac computer labs:

Adobe Acrobat
Adobe After Effects
Adobe Animate
Adobe Audition
Adobe Bridge
Adobe Character Animator
Adobe Dreamweaver
Adobe Illustrator
Adobe InCopy
Adobe InDesign
Adobe Lightroom
Adobe Media Encoder
Adobe Photoshop
Adobe Prelude
Adobe Premiere Pro

Visit Adobe Creative Cloud for more information. 

This software is available for students, faculty and staff while affiliated with Carnegie Mellon. Licensing details are listed by role:

  • Students: Adobe Creative Cloud licenses are provided to those registered for courses that require the software. Installation and access through Virtual Andrew are restricted to those who have been authorized by their instructor. Contact your instructor if you are not authorized and need the software for your coursework.
  • Faculty and staff: Purchase an educational Adobe Creative Cloud license for an annual fee.

Students who are not registered for courses that require the software may purchase a personal license through Adobe

Faculty and Staff may purchase an educational Adobe Creative Cloud license for a fee of $250.00 per user, per fiscal year. This license allows for two installs: one for the office and one for home. Educational licenses may be used solely for educational purposes and shall not be used for commercial, professional or any other for-profit projects.

Faculty or Staff members who require a copy of Adobe Creative Cloud as part of their normal job requirements should complete the form below. Once your request is processed, you will receive an email confirming your access with installation instructions.

Your name*
Your Andrew email*
Specify the Andrew userID (for yourself or someone else) that requires access.*
Support Type*
Oracle Number*
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