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UMBC owned computers: If you receive an expiration notice, a sign in prompt, or a message about a serial number when you open up any Adobe app, please refer to the warning heading in the installation troubleshooting guide.

Description   Adobe Creative Cloud is a software as a service offering from Adobe Systems that gives users access to a collection of software applications for graphic design, video editing, web development, photography, and cloud services. This is accomplished through the Creative Cloud desktop application, a cloud-based software licensing and delivery system for Adobe applications and services.
Eligibility Faculty/Staff/Student Staff for academic, personal, and professional use.
Version   Latest
System RequirementsCreative Cloud system requirements

License Usage & Licensed Components   

Please be aware of the use limitations of Creative Cloud apps (more info here). 

List of available Adobe desktop apps for UMBC owned computers

How to install Adobe apps on UMBC owned Computers
  1. Check if the Creative Cloud desktop app is already on the computer (it is named Adobe Creative Cloud and can be found in either the Desktop or Start Menu in Windows or the Applications folder in Mac). If you have it, skip step 2 and go directly to step 3.
  2. Install the Creative Cloud desktop app (MacWindows).
  3. Install the Adobe applications you want (Mac, Windows).
How to install Adobe apps on non-UMBC owned faculty/staff personal computers 

Adobe Creative Cloud for Personal Use

Help for installation issuesAdobe Creative Cloud installation troubleshooting guide
ResourcesAdobe Creative Cloud Learn & Support

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