Adobe Creative Cloud

What is Adobe Creative Cloud?

Creative Cloud is a collection of desktop and mobile apps and services for photography, design, video, web, UX, and more. Students, faculty, and staff have full access to a full suite of programs such as Adobe Acrobat Pro, Premiere Pro, Photoshop, InDesign, Illustrator, Lightroom, and Dreamweaver.


For further information, please refer to the Adobe Creative Cloud FAQ.


Cost and Eligibility:

The Adobe Creative Cloud software suite is available for all current DU students, faculty and staff.  

Adjunct faculty and non-benefitted staff can request Adobe Creative Cloud through a catalog request.

Special Community Members are also able to access Adobe Creative Cloud; the DU employee sponsor can check off Adobe Creative Cloud at the time of account creation. Click here for more information.

How To get started:

  1. Download the Creative Cloud Desktop App
  2. Install the application:
    1. Windows:  Double-click the Creative_Cloud_Set-up.exe file.
      Mac: Double-click Creative_Cloud_Installer.dmg from the Downloads folder.
    2. Type in your DU email address ( Click Continue.

      Install Creative Cloud Sign In
    3. If prompted, under Enterprise ID choose Company or School account.

      Company or school account
    4. Enter your DU email ( and password. 

      DU Log In
    5. Click "Start installing"

      Adobe Start Install

Once the Creative Cloud desktop app is successfully installed on your system, you can easily browse, install and manage any Creative Cloud app or service.



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