Name: AutoDesk Education License – Free
Description: Free Autodesk software and/or cloud-based services are subject to acceptance of and compliance with the terms of use or other applicable terms that accompany such software or cloud-based services. Software and cloud-based services subject to an Educational license may be used solely for Educational Purposes and shall not be used for commercial, professional or any other for-profit purposes.

Students and educators are eligible for an individual educational license if they are enrolled or employed at a Qualified Educational Institution which has been accredited by an authorized governmental agency and has the primary purpose of teaching its enrolled students. Learn more.

Qualified Educational Institutions may access free educational licenses for the purposes of learning, teaching, training, research and development that are part of the instructional functions performed by the educational institution. Learn more.

OS Supported: Windows  8, 10
Available to: Students and Educators for teaching, learning and research purposes.
Cost: Free
License Details: To get software through the AutoDesk Education Program, go to

Start by going to ‘Menu’ then select ‘Student and Educators’.  Next, select ‘Free Software’ then select ‘Get it now – Individual License’.  Create your account using your Carleton University email account.  Ensure to select ‘Carleton University’ and ‘Education Role’ (student or faculty) when setting up your account.

Support & Resources: Please note that ITS does not provide support for this free education program.  If help is required, please contact AutoDesk Support directly.
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