Sydney Distance Education High School

Quality individualised education

Telephone02 9383 0200

Emailsydneyh-d.school@det.nsw.edu.au

Free software for students

All students of the NSW Department of Education are entitled to a range of free and discounted software products to support their learning.

Adobe Creative Cloud

Adobe Creative Cloud is a suite of professional digital media applications including Photoshop, Premiere Pro, Illustrator, Muse and InDesign. The registration and installation process is fairly involved so please use the link on the left for detailed instructions.

Microsoft Office

Students can simply sign in to Office 365 with their Department of Education email address to access online versions of Microsoft Office applications and a generous OneDrive cloud storage account.

Students can also download desktop versions of the software onto their PC or Mac computer. Please use the link on the left for detailed instructions.

Other Software

Other software titles including Windows 10 and Adobe Photoshop Elements are available from the OnTheHub webstore. Students must first register using their Department of Education email address to verify their eligibility. 

License conditions vary with some products offered on a subscription basis and some restricted to one device and one download only. We strongly advise students to read the product information carefully and plan ahead for future needs.