Sign In to Acrobat DC or Creative Cloud

For Acrobat Pro DC & Creative Cloud Subscribers

Student Creative Cloud COVID-19 Home Use access is through July 6th

Adobe Acrobat Pro DC & Creative Cloud subscriptions are activated by Enterprise ID / CruzID and Gold password.  Accounts are provided to faculty and staff who subscribe via the Acrobat ETLA annual subscription program or order a Creative Cloud subscription. Students have access under Adobe provided COVID-19 Home Use through July 6th. You sign in using 'Enterprise ID' and 'Company or School Account' and your CruzID and Gold password.  You do not use an 'Adobe iD'. 

Sign in every 90 days to refresh your license. You can activate Adobe software on two computers. 

Acrobat software is provided to UC owned computers by BigFix. Unmanaged computers can download from Adobe:

to Creative Cloud here for downloads:

To sign-in:

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

    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.