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Free and Discounted Software for Current Students


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Virtual Lab

DePaul University has developed a new virtual lab environment using Azure Virtual Desktop in Microsoft's Azure Cloud for students and faculty. Connect to DePaul's virtual computing environment for access to software and services that were previously mainly available on campus.

Microsoft Office 365

Microsoft Office software is available to all current students. Office apps are available online and also can be installed on personal computers. Log in to using your BlueKey login credentials ( email address and password). On this page, you can use Office 365 software and install it.

Adobe Creative Cloud (depending on your class software requirements)

Adobe is available for students enrolled in a class requiring Adobe Creative Cloud apps.  These classes are determined by each college and instructor. Please ask instructors if you are eligible.

More Software

Qualified, current students have access to a variety of software titles on this page.

Demon Discounts

The Demon Discounts website is dedicated to providing discounted products and services to the university community from vendors who provide support to DePaul University. More than 100 discounts are available to DePaul faculty, staff, students, parents, alumni, retirees and others, and are organized by category.

iDePaul App

iDePaul provides an effective communication channel for the university to reach students and distribute personalized announcements and notifications. The redesigned app is available today for students to download directly from either the Apple or Google Play store.

LinkedIn Learning

DePaul students, faculty, and staff can log in to LinkedIn Learning for unlimited free access to a vast online library of instructional videos covering the latest software, creative, and business skills.