July 9, 2020

Students registered for summer courses can get limited-time access to Adobe products

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Instructors: Take advantage of a limited time offer from Adobe to give students registered in your summer courses a license to its products through August 15.

This new temporary program provides students at-home access to any of the 20 plus apps, including Photoshop, Illustrator and Acrobat Pro, that they need to satisfy academic requirements in your course. A previous temporary Creative Cloud Desktop Apps offered by Adobe to students expired on July 6

To register your students for this limited license, please send an email to the UW-IT Technology Service Center with “Adobe products for summer class” in the subject line. Staff will provide you with the form and instructions to get your students registered.

Other subscription options for Adobe Creative Cloud

Students

Students can purchase a discounted Creative Cloud subscription directly from Adobe.com for $19.99/month for the first year.

Faculty and staff

UW Budget: Faculty and staff can purchase a yearly subscription through UW-IT with a UW budget.

Credit Card: If faculty and staff want to purchase a yearly subscription with a credit card, then they can purchase a discounted Creative Cloud subscription directly from Adobe.com for $19.99/month for the first year.

Adobe Acrobat Pro licenses

You can purchase perpetual (non-subscription) licenses for Acrobat Pro only through UW’s Ariba / E-Procurement purchasing system with a budget number. The item # at CDW-G is currently 6098625. CDW-G is a technology vendor that serves higher education and other non-profit organizations. Any questions about this perpetual license should be directed to the CDW-G reps listed on the Ariba / E-Procurement page or your departmental purchasing experts.