Software Stores: Discounted/Free Software

CCA students, staff and faculty are eligible to access free and trial versions of popular software titles from companies such as Autodesk® and Adobe®. The links below will lead you to the sign-up pages.

Autodesk Software FREE for Students:

Students now can access virtually infinite computing power with Autodesk cloud-based solutions. Learn how you can create, visualize, analyze, simulate, and iterate your designs faster–eliminating long wait time in studios or computer labs. Improve your course project outcomes by moving computation-intensive tasks to the cloud, enabling rapid visualization and simulation and optimized collaboration with access to intelligent, data-rich models. Learn how you can solve your complex design challenges anywhere, anytime right now.

Adobe® Creative Cloud™ for Students: Desktop Applications and Cloud Storage

Adobe® Creative Cloud™ for Faculty and Staff: Desktop Applications

ArchiCAD free student software: ArchiCAD Free Student and Teacher Version

Ashlar-Vellum Student/Faculty Licensing (Graphite): The Ashlar-Vellum Student/Teacher Unit Licensing (STU)

Cyberduck: FTP Client

Google Sketchup: 3D Modeling Software Sketchup from Google

Journey Ed Online Software Store 

Lucidpress: Design and layout software

Maxwell Render educational license: Maxwell Render 

Microsoft Office in Education: Office 365

Rhino 3D educational single-user licensing: Rhino3d

SolidWorks student edition: The SolidWorks Student Edition 

Texthelp: Read & Write Gold: From reading on-screen text aloud to researching and checking written work, Read & Write makes lots of everyday tasks easier. It’s a big confidence booster for anyone who needs a little extra help with their reading and writing, at school or in the workplace.

X-rite i1Profiler Software: For use with X-Rite i1 Display Pro Monitor Calibrators