Ithaca College students are eligible for a number of discounts for personal use software titles.

Adobe Creative Cloud

Through our campus agreement with Adobe, students have access to discounted subscriptions of Adobe's Creative Cloud for use on their personal computers. Visit our OnTheHub website or Campus Store to purchase a subscription.


Individuals should buy or download free software for personal computers. ITS recommends the following free anti-virus software:

  • Microsoft Security Essentials for Windows computers. Computers with Windows 8 and higher already have anti-virus installed under the program name "Defender".
  • Avast! for Macs


A discount or rebate may be available to students who are required to have a clicker for class.

Office 365 for Students

The latest Microsoft Office applications are available to students for use on their personal computers, tablets, and phones for free through our Microsoft License Agreement.

Technology eStore

The IC Bookstore has partnered with to provide exceptional discounts for students on software from Microsoft, Corel and others.