FREE SOFTWARE for all WCU Students, Faculty, & Staff
Adobe offers educational discounts for some of the most powerful software available for the creative arts industry like Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, DreamWeaver, Flash, Premiere Pro and After Effects.
AUDACITY - FREE
Audacity is a free, easy-to-use and multilingual audio editor and recorder for Windows, Mac OS X, and GNU/Linux. You can use Audacity to: record live audio; convert tapes and records into digital recordings or CDs; edit Ogg Vorbis, MP3, WAV or AIFF sound files; cut, copy, splice or mix sounds together; change the speed or pitch of a recording and more!
AUTODESK - FREE
2D & 3D Moding/Animation/CAD
The same, full version software that over 9 million designers, engineers and digital artists are using is available to you as a student for FREE for 36 months. Experience the newest editions of 2D and 3D products, such as Autodesk® Inventor®, Autodesk® Revit®, Autodesk® 3ds Max®, Autodesk® Maya®, and AutoCAD®.
BLENDER - FREE
3D Modeling/Animation/Game Creation
Blender is a free and open-source 3D computer graphics software product used for creating animated films, visual effects, interactive 3D applications or video games.
GIMP - FREE
INKSCAPE - FREE
LINUX - FREE
Coding/Software Development/Operating System Development
Linux is a free and open-source computer operating system that runs on a wide variety of computer hardware, ranging from mobile phones, tablet computers, routers, televisions and video game consoles, to desktop computers, mainframes and supercomputers. Linux is a leading server operating system, and runs the 10 fastest supercomputers in the world.