Quickstart Guide for Employees

All new full-time VCU employees automatically receive an Adobe Acrobat Pro license upon beginning employment with the university during their first week (subject to eligibility requirements; see below).

To get started using your VCU Adobe software license, follow the steps download and install the Adobe Creative Cloud desktop app on your device(s). Once installed, you'll need to sign-in to your VCU Adobe account using your vcu.edu email address, and learn more about what tools and features are available. We've also included a short list of frequently asked questions which we update each semester to include new content.

Downloading and Installing Adobe Creative Cloud (on your personally-owned laptop/desktop)

To download and install Adobe Creative Cloud on your personally-owned laptop or desktop, please see the video below. Mobile devices follow a different process and are not covered in this video.