Adobe Creative Campus

Central Michigan University is proud to be an Adobe Creative Campus! This initiative empowers current CMU students, faculty and staff to expand their digital literacy skills, embark on a journey of lifelong learning, and achieve career goals.

What's available

  • Access to Adobe Creative Cloud software to the University community at no cost. These tools enable users to design and create images, websites, videos, podcasts and more. You can download them to a personal device, or the software is available on all computers in CMU Library.

  • Drop-in creative support from tech experts at the Adobe Digital Lounge.

  • Workshops and challenges are available throughout the year to learn new skills from Adobe experts.

Upcoming Event

Student working at a computer using Adobe Creative Suite Software.

Join the Adobe Creative Jam Challenge!

Record, edit, and submit your themed “The CMU Experience” video to the CMU Adobe Creative Jam Challenge. We are excited to see your work and showcase your digital literacy skills.

Visit for a link to the recording of the kick-off information and training event, theme information, video inspiration, judging criteria, award info, resources, the submission link, and much more. 

The Creative Jam Challenge will conclude with a viewing party and award ceremony scheduled for 2:00 p.m., Friday, October 21.

Learn more and register

Adobe’s creative apps are for everyone in every discipline!

Adobe Creative Cloud helps students in all disciplines develop digital literacy—the power to use digital tools to think critically, produce innovative projects, communicate more effectively, build their personal brands, and prepare for the challenges of an increasingly digital world.

These skills and tools will help launch your careers.

Use in your courses, registered student organizations, or personal interests.

We encourage you to explore the Adobe tools and play, be creative and learn.