Adobe software license use

Adobe Acrobat DC Pro

Adobe Acrobat DC Pro is already installed on MTU-owned computers, such as the computer labs, office desktops, and the remote Windows server

Active faculty and staff will need to sign-in to Adobe Acrobat DC Pro and select a Company or School license, when prompted. Active faculty and staff can also download and install Adobe Acrobat DC Pro on their personal computers.

Active students are able to use Adobe Acrobat DC Pro on MTU-owned computers. it is not available for personally-owned student computers. Student employees using department or graduate student productivity computers will need to use the Software Center to search for and apply the Acrobat DC Student License.

Adobe Creative Cloud

Available in the HDMZ

Adobe Creative Cloud is installed on the computers in the Humanities Digital Media Zone (HDMZ), which is in Walker 120. Active students, staff, and faculty can use Adobe Creative Cloud in the HDMZ.

Purchase Adobe Creative Cloud

Active faculty and staff can also purchase a license for Adobe Creative Cloud products for their office computers by submitting a purchasing request to Once it is purchased, wait for a confirmation email from Adobe that your license is ready to use, then download and Install Adobe Creative Cloud Apps. If you need assistance with the install, contact Michigan Tech IT. You will sign in to Adobe with your Michigan Tech email, then select a Personal license. 

Please note:  If you purchase an Individual App, such as Photoshop only, instead of All Apps, and would like to use Adobe Acrobat DC Pro on the same computer, you will need to sign out of your Individual App, sign in to Adobe Acrobat DC Pro, and select a Company license.


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