Adobe Creative Cloud is a collection of popular applications used for graphic design, video editing, photography (Photoshop) and PDF editing (Acrobat Professional).


MSVU students may access the Adobe Creative Cloud shared device subscription on campus lab computers.

Full time faculty and staff who require an application within the Creative Cloud to perform their job function are eligible for a Named subscription.

If you are eligible for a named subscription you may install any of the latest Adobe Creative Cloud applications on up to two computers, one of which will be your Mount supplied office computer. Included with this plan is 100GB of cloud storage which is intended for storing creative content only. Do not use the Adobe cloud storage for personal or confidential data.

To find out if you are eligible for a named subscription for the Adobe Creative Cloud contact the IT&S Help Desk.


On Campus Computer Labs:
Adobe Creative Cloud is installed in various computer labs on campus.
Secure access to a lab computer can be achieved remotely using the MSVU Remote Computer Access Portal from your device using your MSVU login credentials.

Faculty and Staff MSVU Computers:
Adobe Creative Cloud can be installed on MSVU computers if eligible, please contact the IT&S Help Desk to request a ticket for installation identifying application to be installed and asset number of computer.

Faculty and Staff Personal Computers:
Individual installation is available for installation on personal equipment if eligible.

System Requirements

Performance depends on the suitability of your computer and the availability of high-speed internet access. Please consult the recommended minimum configuration requirements (some applications require more resources than others).

Installation Instructions

To access the shared device subscription on campus:

  • At the Sign In page enter your full Mount email address and select Continue.
  • At Select an account screen, select Company or School account.
  • At the Mount login screen enter your MSVU email address and password and select Sign In.

To access the named device subscription, refer to the following instructions.


MSVU licenses this subscription.  There is no direct cost for eligible users.

Researchers and associated staff may purchase a subscription for an annual charge. Contact the IT&S Help Desk to make a request identifying the application to be purchased and who will be using it.