Ball State Information Technology also offers several software applications and subscriptions for you to purchase for personal use, including Adobe Creative Cloud, Microsoft Windows and Office, and several others.
Adobe Creative Cloud (for current students)
The Adobe Creative Cloud provides access to many Adobe applications, including Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, Dreamweaver, and many more. Current students may purchase an Adobe Creative Cloud annual subscription for $50/year as long as they remain actively enrolled (i.e., taking classes).
NOTE: This version of Adobe Creative Cloud is available to purchase for current students for personal use. See For Currently Active Ball State Students & Employees above for the no-cost campus version for faculty, staff, and classroom use.
How to purchase
How to install
Grammarly is a web-based application that scans your text for common grammatical mistakes (like misused commas) and complex ones (like misplaced modifiers). Write with confidence, even on your phone.
Grammarly Premium adds several advanced features to the standard tools, including:
- advanced checks for punctuation, grammar, context, and sentence structure
- vocabulary enhancement suggestions
- plagiarism detector that checks more than 16 billion web pages
Using the link below, Ball State students, faculty, and staff can purchase Grammarly Premium for 50% off the regular price.
How to purchase
On the Hub (individual software purchases)
On the Hub is Ball State's software distribution website, which allows students, faculty and staff to purchase software at significant discounts off standard retail prices, including Adobe Creative Cloud (for current students), Microsoft Office Professional Plus (PC), Microsoft Office Home & Business (Mac) Windows 10, Norton Anti-Virus, and more.
On the Hub