Office of Information Technology

Adobe Software (Faculty and Staff)

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Licensing Information

SMU has a site license agreement for the Adobe Creative Cloud Suite.  This license covers all University owned faculty, staff, and lab computers. All SMU instructional computers will have all Adobe Creative Cloud apps already installed.

Adobe Creative Cloud includes the following applications:

  • Adobe Document Cloud (Acrobat Pro 11)
  • After Effects
  • Animate
  • Audition
  • Bridge
  • Creative Cloud Components
  • Dreamweaver
  • Illustrator
  • InCopy
  • InDesign
  • Flash Builder
  • Lightroom
  • Media Encoder
  • Muse
  • Photoshop
  • Prelude
  • Premiere Pro
  • SpeedGrade

Obtaining the Software

For individual systems, Adobe software is published to Ivanti for installation.  You can choose to install the application when it is most convenient for you.


If you are unable to access any software through the LANDesk Workspaces or do not see the Chevron icon on on MacOS, please contact the IT Help Desk at