Substance 3D Painter
Texture 3D models in real time with this industry standard app.
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Design parametric 3D assets with full control and infinite possibilities.
Compose and render state-of-the-art 3D scenes in your own virtual studio.
Get content to use with the Substance apps and beyond. The assets are created by the community, shared for free, and will give you a lot to play with: materials, models, generators, and more!
Get the latest courses and tutorials for the Adobe Substance 3D apps. Learn more about Modeler, Stager, Painter, Designer, and Sampler.
To be eligible for this license you need to be officially enrolled student or a teacher at an accredited higher education institution.
K-12 and self-taught users are, unfortunately, not eligible for the free Substance 3D for Students and Teachers license.
The free Substance 3D for Students and Teachers license is also not currently available to users in Restricted Countries (countries where access or usage is restricted by local laws or embargoes).
Adobe verifies your status through the school-issued email address provided during purchase. If you do not have a school-issued email address or your email address cannot be verified, additional proof of eligibility may be requested after purchase like a Student ID Card.
No, the free Substance 3D for Students and Teachers license is intended for students and teachers in higher education institutions.
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The free Substance 3D for Students and Teachers license is valid for 12 months. If you are still eligible at the end of the 12 months, you can renew your student license following the same redemption process.
The free Substance 3D Students and Teachers license gives you access to the following Substance 3D App:
The free Substance 3D for Students and Teachers license doesn’t include monthly download for the Substance 3D Assets. However, your Adobe Account provides you access to the Substance 3D Community Assets which are free.
The free Substance 3D for Students and Teachers license is activated via the Creative Cloud Desktop application.
No, these licenses are used for personal and educational purposes only. Assets and content created with a free Substance 3D for Students and Teachers license cannot be sold or used for commercial work.
Yes, work created as a student or teacher with the free Substance 3D for Students and Teachers license can be used in your portfolio.
The free Substance 3D for Students and Teachers license provides you access to the software on Windows and Mac.
You can find all the Substance 3D offers on this page.
No, this license is intended for personal learning purposes only. For use in the classroom or labs, the Substance 3D apps are included in the Creative Cloud All Apps for education which you can find on this page.