Sign In to Acrobat DC

Acrobat ETLA Subscribers

Adobe Acrobat Pro DC licenses are now activated by signing into Acrobat using your CruzID and Gold password.  Accounts are provided to faculty and staff who subscribe via the Acrobat ETLA annual subscription program.  Students are not eligible at this time. When subscribed, ITS assigns a license to a school account and you sign in using your CruzID and Gold password. After signing in, Acrobat is fully licensed. You will need to sign in every 99 days to refresh the license. You can activate Acrobat on two computers.

To log in:

  • Open Acrobat
  • In the menu bar, select Help > Sign In
  • If an account is signed in, sign out and close Acrobat, then reopen Acrobat

    In the menu bar, select Help > Sign In


Add your email address

 Acrobat sign in

Click Company or School Account


CruzID sign in page should pop up

Add your CruzID login and Gold password to activate 


If your computer does not have Acrobat installed please check your BigFix Self Service app

To access the Acrobat download for a Personal Computer see the Acrobat ETLA web page.

If you have log in problems, please request help: ITS Software Support


Creative Cloud Subscribers

If you are a Creative Cloud subscriber, Acrobat DC is included in the suite of software.  You will use your 

CruzID & Gold password to sign in.