AutoDesk Products

Type of software:

  • Architectural
  • Creative Production
  • Drawing
  • Engineering

Operating system:

  • Windows

Available to:

  • Faculty
  • Staff
  • Students


  • Free
  • Discounted

AutoDesk offers a suite of products for architectural and engineering design. 

AutoDesk also offers free one-year licenses for a variety of design, engineering, and analysis software tools for faculty and students.


Additional information about Autodesk products can be found at

The free student versions are 13-month personal licenses along with accompanying tutorials, curriculum and other valuable technical support resources. Other than being restricted for academic use, these licenses are identical to the commercial software packages, which include:

  • Autodesk Inventor
  • Autodesk Revit
  • Autodesk 3ds Max
  • Autodesk Maya
  • AutoCAD


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How to get software:

This software is available to use in selected student computer labs.

Free student versions may be obtained at  A university email address is required for entry to this site.

UNLV faculty and staff who wish to have AutoCAD installed on their university computer can obtain the software for $150. Please complete the Software Request Form below, which is a campus IDR.  Print and submit it as per instructions on the form. Upon receipt of the IDR/Software Request Form, a help request will be generated and an IT technician will contact you to schedule an appointment for installation.

Support & Training:

Type of support provided:

  • Help with use
  • Installation
  • Training
  • Purchasing Assistance

Training options:

Online training is available (under the Learn tab) after creating a free Autodesk Education Community account at as well as at

Check the current UNLV and Educational Outreach course catalogs to find courses that utilize this software.

Required account:

Available in these computer labs: