PDF Editing Software Options

Below are the features  found in each of the replacement options for the discontinued Adobe Acrobat Pro XI and Adobe CS6  software. Each of these options meet ADA and accessibility requirements, are compatible with macOS computers, and are highly secure.

FEATURES Adobe Reader DC      Foxit PDF Editor Pro Adobe Acrobat Pro DC
View PDFs
Print PDFs
Sign PDFs
Annotate PDFs
Save PDFs
Edit PDFs  
Protect PDFs  
Convert PDFs  
Merge/Split PDFs  
DocuSign compatibility    

Price for System,
UAA, UAF, & UAS users

FREE  FREE

$251/year via
UA Adobe CC license

Accessing PDF editing software options

  • Adobe Reader DC is available for free via download at Self Service (Software Center on PC and Self Service for macOS) for UAF, SW, and UAA. UAS users already have the software as part of their campus PC configuration.
  • Foxit PDF Editor Pro is available for free via download at Self Service (Software Center on PC and Self Service for macOS) for UAF, SW, and UAA. For UAS users and those without Self Service on their computers, refer to the files for manual installation.
  • For the features found in Adobe Acrobat Pro DC fill out the UA Adobe Creative Cloud Request form (UAF/System Office | UAA).

For additional questions regarding PDF editing software options, contact the OIT Service DeskUAA Information Technology Services, or UAS IT Services.