Creative Cloud desktop app is the central location and application manager for all Adobe Creative Cloud software programs. Users can launch Creative Cloud Suite applications including Photoshop, Premiere, Animate, Lightroom, Audition InDesign, After Effects, Illustrator, Dreamweaver, and Character Animator.

Using This Software

Academic License
Available in Online Store
For use on WPI Devices
Install on Personal Devices
Available through Software Center


Who can Install this Software?

Faculty and Staff are provisioned a license to install on their personal machines. Students can purchase Adobe Creative Cloud at a discount from Adobe's online store. Students in a course that requires use of the software and who are unable to obtain a student license from Adobe may request a single-term license from WPI with Instructor approval, subject to availability.


Licenses individuals must install through Software Center or with Service Desk assistance on IT-managed machines. Software may be obtained from Adobe's website for use on personally-managed machines.