Getting Started with Adobe Creative Cloud


Adobe Creative Cloud


How do I download and install Adobe Creative Cloud? 


Creative Cloud is automatically available to all active students, faculty, and regular full- and part-time staff on the Ann Arbor, Dearborn, Flint and Michigan Medicine campuses (Note: Activation of the license occurs 24 hours after employee/student start date). For more information regarding eligibility to U-M Adobe Creative Cloud Account please see this article.

MiWorkspace Customers

  • Download Adobe apps from Software Center following these instructions

Non MiWorkspace Customers

  • Download Adobe Creative Cloud here
  • Visit and click Sign In or open the Creative Cloud App

Login Information

  • Enter your U-M email address ( and click Continue (MichMed customers too)
  • Select ​Company or School Account (or school/work account)


  • Make sure to log out and log back in after installing the software
  • If you don't see the correct software titles after signing in, you likely selected the wrong account (license) type
    • Sign out and log back in using the other account type
  • You cannot access Adobe Creative Cloud U-M licensing until 24 hours after your uniqname was created or your new U-M affiliations are loaded

Additional Information

  • ITS Adobe Creative Cloud Support & FAQ
  • Michigan Medicine Affiliates will need to get help from HITS for Adobe software installation
    • Adobe does use the UMICH (Level-1) password for access, even for Michigan Medicine

Need additional information or assistance? Contact the ITS Service Center.


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