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ITS for Faculty and Staff


Acrobat, Creative Cloud available

Through a university site license, Coastal Carolina University faculty and staff are able to access Adobe® Acrobat® Professional and Adobe® Creative Cloud® applications and selected services.

Acrobat Pro DC

Acrobat® Pro DC is installed on all University owned and managed computers.

‌To request installation of Acrobat® Pro DC, please submit an online request through the ITS Service Center. Select the “Faculty and Staff Support” category, provide your computer ID information and enter "Install Acrobat" in the subject line. An ITS staff member will be in touch with you to schedule the installation when it’s convenient for you. All newly imaged University computers will automatically have the software installed so a request is not necessary.

Creative Cloud Desktop Apps

To request access to Creative Cloud applications and selected services, please submit an online request through the ITS Service Center. Select the “Faculty and Staff Support” category, provide your computer ID information and enter "Creative Cloud Access" in the subject line. On the request ticket, please provide a brief justification for the need and intended use of the software, as well as approval from a department chair, dean or supervisor. An IT services specialist will be in touch with you to assist in setting up your Creative Cloud access.

Adobe Creative Cloud Resources
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

What is the Creative Cloud (CC) Desktop Application?
The Adobe CC Desktop Application is an Adobe dashboard that allows you to download and update any of the Adobe Creative Cloud products you would like, directly from your computer desktop.

Can I install Creative Cloud on more than one computer?
Creative Cloud activation is limited to two machines per user. However, use cannot be simultaneous.

How do I activate and deactivate a Creative Cloud license on a machine?
Activate and deactivate Adobe products »

Can I use both Creative Suite and Creative Cloud on the same computer?
Creative Suite (CS) 6 and Creative Cloud are compatible and can be installed on the same computer. Earlier versions of CS (version 5.5 and earlier) may cause issues with Creative Cloud applications and should be uninstalled prior to installing Creative Cloud.

What are the Creative Cloud recommended system requirements?
Creative Cloud system requirements »