Information Technology and Services

ITS Software Licenses

Autodesk Academic Resource Center


The Autodesk Academic Resource Center provides free access to the latest Autodesk design software to all education institutions.

Category: Design & Drafting

Notes: None



Vendor Information

Vendor: Autodesk
Software website: https://schools.autodesk.com/login/



License Information

Current version: 2015
General OS support: http://knowledge.autodesk.com/support/system-requirements
License renewal type: Limited
License effective dates: Three year term from the date of issue


Products:

Autodesk Education Master Suite and Autodesk Entertainment Creation Suite Ultimate are available through the Academic Resource Center (ARC) and include our popular and relevant programs for education: AutoCAD, Inventor Professional, Revit, and 3ds Max software. Also available through the ARC are Vault Professional, SketchBook Pro, and Alias Automotive. The ARC provides access to the current version plus three prior versions. Check the download page after you sign in to see all available titles and new versions when they are released.

Product Use Rights

Terms of Use: Licenses may only be used for purposes directly related to learning, teaching, training, research and development that are part of the instructional functions performed by a educational institution, and it may not be used for commercial, professional or for-profit purposes

Faculty/Staff Home Use: Students and educators have access to educational stand-alone licenses for their personal devices via the Autodesk Education Community. Software and cloud-based services provided without charge to Education Community members may be used only for purposes directly related to learning, training, research, or development. Such software and cloud-based services shall not be used for commercial, professional, or any other for-profit purposes.

Availability

Institutional licenses for Faculty/Staff: ITS has provided each unit's IT Director with access to the University's ARC account.  Please contact your DSP staff for instituational licensing needs.

Student Licenses: Students have access to educational stand-alone licenses for their personal devices via the Autodesk Education Community.

Support

Trials: http://usa.autodesk.com/products/free-product-trials

Contact

Students should contact AutoDesk directly at http://www.autodesk.com/education/support.

SU Faculty and staff should contact your distributed staff personnel.  A current listing can be found here: http://its.syr.edu/supportsvc/dsp/dsplist.pdf.

DSP's can contact the ITS Business Office at ITSOffice@syr.edu.