Adobe Software For Students

CWU provides options to students for accessing the Adobe Creative Cloud suite of products.

  1. Physical campus lab computers or
  2. Limited licenses (funded by Student Technology Fee) for students to use on personal (non-CWU) computers -- Available by request if required for scheduled coursework and approved.

Submit your Adobe request at this link: Desktop Software Request

If the request for access for personal use has been granted, proceed with the following steps.

Step 1. Visit and use your CWU to sign in.

Step 2. If prompted, select "Company or School Account".

Step 3. Enter your CWU and CWU password in login screen.

Step 4. From the Creative Cloud website, browse for and download your desired app. Click Apps on the top of the page to view all apps.

For more information on how to download or install apps, see Download and Install Creative Cloud apps.

For Higher Education students to continue developing skills, Adobe offers free “Daily Creative Challenges”. These are guided projects where participants receive creative prompts and connect with pros, mentors, and other students for feedback and support. Click on the app name to learn more: Photoshop, XD and Illustrator. Also, for inspiration and over-the-shoulder learning, watch pros share their creative process on Adobe Live daily at

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