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RIT Software Agreements

Software for selected applications can be obtained by students through site licensing and volume discount agreements. 
Please refer to the RIT ITS Software Licensing overview for more information on university specific applications.

College of Art and Design - Free Software to Students/Adjuncts

Autodesk Entertainment Creation Suite Ultimate


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Autodesk Fusion 360

Certain products are available on one-year access basis, renewable as long as you remain eligible.

Autodesk REVIT

Certain products are available on one-year access basis, renewable as long as you remain eligible.

Blackmagic DaVinci Resolve

8K editing, color correction, visual effects, and audio post production software

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A free and open-source 3D creation suite used for modeling, rigging, animation, simulation, rendering, compositing, and motion tracking

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Create and render dynamic broadcast graphics. Used as a 3D tool by motion graphics artists. 

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EON Software

Free Creator Solution 60 day License request 

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 Nuke, Modo, Mari


Creative 3D modeling, texturing, and rendering tools. More info

High-resolution digital 3D painting and texturing. More info

Node-based compositing, editorial, and reviewing designed to streamline workflow. More info

Student Licensing

Students enjoy a free year of Nuke, Mari, Modo and more


 Ask your instructor on how to access Solidworks Student Design Kit or follow this link to request

Tech Smith Snag it TechSmith Video Review

If you are interested in gaining access to Snagit and Video Review through 
June 30th, 2020, please fill out the short form below and you will receive an email with further instructions and helpful onboarding resources.

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College of Art and Design - Discounted Educational Software for Students

Adobe Creative Suite

Adobe offers up to a 60% discount to students for a year.

Adjunct faculty can follow this guide.

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Allegorithmic Substance Designer

Create materials with variations and edit texture sets for renderers or game engines

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Allegorithmic Substance Painter

Texture and render 3D assets

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Media Composer, Pro Tools 

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Texturing software for 3D

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Capture and edit stop motion recordings and video content.

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Create procedurally-generated special effects, produce multiple iterations, and share workflows. 

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Create 3D designs and animations with real-time rendering tools.

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Create and visualize 3D architecture and designs, as well as document designs in 2D.

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Model, present, analyze, and realize 3D designs. 

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TVPaint Animation

2d Animation software 

use code US_RIT on order here

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Sculpt and paint 3D geometry and textures. 

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