Adobe's Creative Cloud Software

Adobe Creative CloudIn January 2014, the University of Wisconsin System reached a new license agreement with Adobe Systems, the software developer of many popular applications like Photoshop, Acrobat Pro and Illustrator.  This agreement requires that each UW-System campus (including UW-River Falls) to pay a yearly fee that will allow select titles from Adobe's Creative Cloud software to be installed on any university owned computer.

University owned Computers

Software titles from Adobe's Creative Cloud are now available through our campus "self-service" software catalog.  The self-service software catalog allows individuals on university owned computers the ability to install select software applications without the intervention of staff members from Technology Services.

Three software packages are available through "self-service," including: 

Acrobat Pro XI

  • Acrobat Pro XI

Adobe CC - Design and Web Premium

  • Photoshop CC
  • llustrator CC
  • InDesign CC
  • Flash Professional CC
  • Dreamweaver CC
  • Fireworks CS6

Adobe CC - Production Premium

  • Photoshop CC
  • Illustrator CC
  • Flash Professional CC
  • Premiere Pro CC
  • After Effects CC
  • Audition CC
  • SpeedGrade CC
  • Prelude CC
  • Encore CC
Adobe CC - Lightroom (Available on Mac; Windows users please request)
  • Adobe CC - Lightroom

Campus Computer Labs

Each of the software titles listed above are scheduled to be installed on campus computer labs during summer 2014.

Personal Computers

Faculty members, staff and students can purchase software titles from Adobe's Creative Cloud on non-university owned (personal) computer by visiting