Search Knowledge Base: Adobe Creative Cloud Eligibility Eligibility* for Adobe Creative Cloud through the University's contract is based on primary affiliation. *UTK employees must purchase a license before accessing Adobe's creative cloud for individual use. Lab administrators will also need to purchase lab licenses to install the software on lab computers; eligible faculty, staff, and students may use the labs without purchasing individual licenses. Purchasing information is available on OIT's Adobe website. Creative Cloud for Individual Use Faculty and Staff Most active faculty and staff are eligible for Adobe Creative Cloud. However, several groups of employees are not included in this offering, including: Employees with a special appointment (subgroup 40) Pending Employees Emeritus faculty and retirees Ushers Friends of the University, including many adjunct faculty and county-paid Ag Extension employees UTMCK leased employees Sponsored users Students Student employees are eligible for Adobe Creative Cloud at their department's discretion. Creative Cloud in the Labs All active students, as well as any Adobe-eligible faculty or staff member, are eligible to use Adobe Creative Cloud in the computer labs. Need more help?