Access free software, apps and cloud storage for use in your studies.
RMIT students can access a wide range of free software and applications. Some software is only freely available to students in particular programs or courses, others are free for all students.
Click the link below for a full list of available software and access instructions. Login with your RMIT ID and password. Forgotten your password? Reset it.
RMIT is an Adobe Creative Campus, which means all RMIT students and staff have FREE access to the Adobe Creative Cloud – that’s over 20 Adobe apps you can download to your personal device, including Photoshop, Illustrator and InDesign.
Students and staff can also get help using Adobe software via the Adobe Hub at RMIT City campus, which offers one-on-one support from Adobe Coaches, training sessions and more.
Click the link below for information on how to download Creative Cloud to your device and get help using Adobe software.
All students can freely access Microsoft 365 software including Word, Excel, SharePoint, OneDrive and Teams.
To access the full Microsoft suite:
Val is RMIT’s official, free-to-use generative AI tool. Val functions like ChatGPT, but any data you share with Val is kept private, secure and confidential – it’s not shared with OpenAI, or any other external organisations outside RMIT.
Val can help you with your study and learning, planning and editing resumes or cover letters, drafting emails, summarising text and much more.
Learn more about how Val can support you in your studies with the self-paced Generative AI for students at RMIT module. It’s packed with tips and examples to help you use AI effectively.
Read&Write is a literacy support tool that offers help with everyday tasks like reading text out loud, understanding unfamiliar words and proofing written work.
The TextHelp YouTube channel has a number of videos to help you explore the features and functions available via Read&Write, including dictation, text to speech, spelling/grammar review and vocabulary lists. Watch the following to get started:
Acknowledgement of Country
RMIT University acknowledges the people of the Woi wurrung and Boon wurrung language groups of the eastern Kulin Nation on whose unceded lands we conduct the business of the University. RMIT University respectfully acknowledges their Ancestors and Elders, past and present. RMIT also acknowledges the Traditional Custodians and their Ancestors of the lands and waters across Australia where we conduct our business - Artwork 'Luwaytini' by Mark Cleaver, Palawa.