Adobe Creative Cloud


Adobe Creative Cloud includes desktop apps for a wide range of projects. Creating graphics, editing digital media, designing documents and many other creative tasks are made simpler with these specialized programs. Users are also given access to live software updates.

What's included in the Creative Cloud:

  • Acrobat Professional
  • After Effects*
  • Animate & Mobile Device Packaging
  • Audition*
  • Bridge
  • Dreamweaver
  • Edge Animate
  • Extendscript Toolkit
  • Extension Manager
  • Fireworks*
  • Flash Professional*
  • Fuse
  • Gaming SDK
  • Illustrator
  • InCopy
  • InDesign
  • Lightroom
  • Media Encoder
  • Muse
  • Photoshop
  • Prelude*
  • Premiere Pro*
  • Scout
  • SpeedGrade

* 64-bit Windows and Mac OS only. Products not included in Creative Cloud must be purchased from SLIC and installed with media (disk) and license code.

** For Adobe software that is not part of the Adobe CC package, visit the Other Adobe Software article.

Licensing restrictions:

The free version of this software is only available for use on WVU computers for WVU purposes (

If purchasing this software through you will have to read and agree to their terms before purchasing.


Faculty can download the software for free on WVU-owned computers at or purchase with personal funds through

Staff can download the software for free on WVU-owned computers at or purchase with personal funds through

Students can purchase this software through

How to order:

WVU Funds: Staff and faculty can access Creative Cloud for use on WVU-owned computers via download at Please note that this site requires Login credentials and is available only to employees with a current WVU account.

If you are an employee and cannot log into or access the website (, try the following:

  1. Make sure you are:
    • Entering your correct Login username and password, and
    • Going to the secure website by using http://. Omitting the "s" will prevent the website from loading or bringing up a login.
  2. If you forgot your Login password or think it may have expired, go to and click Forgot Password.
    Note: HSC IDs are sometimes not recognized as employee credentials at this website. Contact the HSC Help Desk to resolve the problem.

Please consult your local IT unit if you require assistance with installation. Please direct other questions or concerns to the ITS Service Desk.

Personal Funds: Faculty, staff and students can obtain Creative Cloud for use on personally owned machines from Currently, the fee extends access to the complete Creative Cloud.

OS Compatibility:

Microsoft Windows 32-bit 64-bit
Windows 10
Windows 8.1
Windows 8
Windows 7
Click here for full system requirements.
Apple Mac
macOS Sierra 10.12
macOS El Capitan 10.11
macOS Yosemite 10.10
macOS Mavericks 10.9
Click here for full system requirements.

Note: This software is not compatible with Linux.


Free for WVU-Owned Computers. Pricing is variable for Employee and Student-Owned Computers.


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