Adobe Creative Cloud for Employees

The Adobe Creative Cloud includes a variety of creative applications for both desktop and mobile usage. Whether looking to edit files with Adobe Acrobat Pro DC or design graphics using Illustrator, the software allows your productivity and creativity to shine. San José State faculty, staff, and administrators are eligible to receive Adobe software for both their campus computers and their home computers. The software may only be used for SJSU-related activities and may not be used for commercial purposes. Licenses are only available to currently employed faculty, staff and administrators at San Jose State University.

Check to see if you already have access and to request a personal Adobe account: 

Adobe Access Form

Unsure if you already have access? Are you a current faculty, staff, or administrator, but do not have access yet? Please complete the form. 

For campus computers, please contact your ITS Desktop Support Contact for installation assistance on a campus computer.


If you already have access granted and are looking for help in setting up and getting started with Adobe CC, please follow the steps mentioned in this Adobe Installation guide.

eCampus also hosts Adobe workshops regularly. Please visit the workshop calender to view and register for upcoming events. Additionally, review our reference guide to access online resources.

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Download Adobe Reader

Have questions? Email us at ecampus@sjsu.edu.