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Adobe Creative Cloud

Take your ideas to new places

Adobe Creative Cloud (CC) is available at no cost to all Northeastern faculty, staff, and students. Create, innovate, and design, with the full suite of Adobe CC products, including more than 20 desktop and mobile apps and services for photography, design, video, web, UX and more.  100GB of Adobe cloud storage is available with each license.  

Creative Cloud for Students

Northeastern offers the full Adobe Creative Cloud suite for students at no cost. Request access to begin using over 20+ Adobe applications, all included in your Northeastern student license. There are no trials or hidden costs for all Northeastern students to use Adobe CC.

Any student who requires Adobe CC for Northeastern academic courses, clubs, organizations, or teams may request one full license for Adobe Creative Cloud.

To request your Adobe Creative Cloud license, fill out a request form in the Service Portal. Requests may take up to 24 hours to be processed. A confirmation email with login information will be sent when your student account is enabled.

Creative Cloud for Faculty/Staff

All faculty and staff, including certain sponsored accounts with an email, already have an active Adobe Creative Cloud license.  Follow the steps below to log in.  

How to Log in to Adobe Creative Cloud

To begin creating, visit and select “Sign In” in the top-right corner. 

Enter your “” and select the enter button.

A Northeastern log in screen will appear. Select Active Directory.

Do not select myNortheastern Log in, as an error from Adobe will not allow you access to Creative Cloud.

Log in with your organizational account “” and myNortheastern password.
You will be redirected to the Adobe home page to begin using the many Adobe applications!

Explore Adobe Creative Cloud Applications!

Adobe Creative Cloud is what creative professionals use globally for design, audio and video editing, digital image processing, print and copy layouts, web design, 3D rendering, and more. The Northeastern license provides access to more than 20 applications and includes 100GB of cloud storage across the full suite of applications.  

Explore what’s included with Adobe Creative Cloud:


Edit, compose, and create beautiful images, graphics, and art on desktop and iPad. 


Adobe XD

Design, prototype, and share user experiences for web, mobile, voice, and more. 



Design and publish elegant layouts for print and digital. 



Create beautiful vector art and illustrations. 

Adobe Stock

Access Adobe’s extensive free library of images, videos, templates, and animations.   

Adobe  Premiere Pro

Work with the industry standard in pro video and film editing. 



Acrobat DC

The complete PDF solution for a mobile, connected world. 


Adobe CC Support and Resources

Questions about logging in or accessing Adobe Creative Cloud? Contact the IT Service Desk, available 24/7 at:

Visit Adobe’s Learn and Support portal for comprehensive information on Adobe Creative Cloud, including Get Started Guides, Online Tutorials, and User Guides: