IT Services
Software for Employee Home Use

Adobe CC (Creative Cloud)

Available to

  • Sheridan employees


  • $9.75/year*

* pricing is subject to change without notice


  • must have a network account, including a Sheridan username and password

  • must have an Adobe ID to activate the software license

Related Info

Adobe CC for Staff Home Use

Sheridan staff can purchase a one-year license* for Adobe CC applications from OnTheHub for $9.75. Getting your software is a two-part process. You first get a redemption code for the software from OnTheHub. Once you have your redemption code, you go to the Adobe website to redeem the code and download the software.

* the clock starts as soon as the license code is redeemed

Available software includes:

  • Photoshop® CC
    Image editing and compositing.
  • Illustrator® CC
    Vector graphics and illustration.
  • InDesign® CC
    Page design, layout, and publishing.
  • Dreamweaver® CC
    Websites, app design, and coding.
  • After Effects® CC
    Cinematic visual effects and motion graphics.
  • Adobe® Premiere® Pro CC
    Video production and editing.
  • Adobe Muse™ Pro CC
    Website design without coding.
  • Acrobat® XI Pro
  • Adobe Audition® CC
  • Bridge CC
  • Encore® CC
  • Fireworks® CC
  • Flash® Builder® Premium
  • Flash Professional CC
  • InCopy® CC
  • Lightroom®
  • Media Encoder CC
  • Prelude® CC
  • SpeedGrade® CC
  • Edge Animate CC
  • Edge Code CC (preview)
  • Edge Reflow CC (preview)

Please note:

  • Users who already have an existing, paid Creative Cloud account with Adobe should NOT go through this process

  • A user can convert this to a normal Creative Cloud membership if they choose to pay for their own account after the 1 year license expires

Part 1 - Get Your Redemption Code

  1. Go to the OnTheHub website at

  2. You will be prompted for your Sheridan credentials. Enter your Sheridan username and password and click the Login button.
    SSO login screen

  3. Select the Faculty/Staff and Adobe tabs and then select Adobe Creative Cloud.
    Adobe Sofware OnTheHub

  4. Make sure to review the system and eligibility requirements for the software. Select Add to Cart to when you're ready to check out and acquire your redemption code.
    Adobe CC Info

  5. Click the Check Out button to proceed with your order.
    student checkout screen

  6. Read and acknowledge the order message for the software.
    license review

  7. Enter your payment details and click Next.
    staff billing screen

  8. Copy your redemption code and proceed to the Adobe website to redeem the code and download your software. Please note that your code can only be redeemed at:
    checkout final


  • The License Serial Numbers may only be used by Sheridan staff to activate Staff Licenses ordered under this Agreement and shall not be used for any other purpose or disclosed to any third parties (including other Staff).

Part 2 - Redeem Your Code and Download Software

  1. Go to the Adobe website via the 'Redeem Now' link referenced in part one above (see step #8) or go to:

  2. Sign-in with your Adobe ID. If you don't have an Adobe ID you will need to create one.

  3. Search for or select Sheridan College from the School Information section on the page.

  4. Complete the sections under Personal Information and click Continue.

  5. Enter your redemption code and click the Activate Membership button.

  6. On the product download page you can select individual applications to install or you can select Creative Cloud to download the entire suite of software.

Once your download(s) is complete, you can begin using the software.


For issues related to installation or licensing, contact the IT Service Desk at ext. 2150 or send email to

If you have questions related to the software's usage and features, please refer the publisher's website linked below.