AutoCad Free for Students and Academics


Using AutoCad on your laptop – for FREE


Join the AutoDesk Education Committee, today!

As a registered student, you can download AutoDesk software for free.

Registration is free. Use your @uci.edu email address and you'll be asked to provide documentation to verify your status.




Autodesk Educational-Use software for UCI

Download software if you don't want to register with AutoDesk.

AutoDesk license server: 27000@license-svr.eng.uci.edu

Autodesk software from this download CANNOT be used for any type of facilities or facilities management which is in violation of our license.

You must use your UCI Google Apps account to download software.

You must be on UCI Network or UCI VPN in order to connect to the license server.

Software from our link is for Educational and Academic use of AutoDesk.

Contact Lisa Preble lpreble@uci.edu  if you don't see software you want to use. I only posted a small portion of what is available.




What about Mac users?

There are some versions of AutoCad compatible for Macs.

Here's the AutoDesk website for Macs: