School of Architecture

general software for architecture and interior design programs

Students enrolled in required Architecture and Interior Design courses are expected to use a laptop computer configured with software applications compatible with the UT Arlington Office of Information Technology (OIT) supported software titles.  Because software title versions change, students are advised not to purchase all of the software titles listed below upon initial purchase of a laptop.  Before enrolling in any course, students are advised to review the Course Syllabus for required software titles and versions and also to contact the instructor in person about software requirements before completing enrollment.  

Adobe: 

  • PhotoShop CS 5/ 12
  • Illustrator CS 5/ 15
  • Indesign CS 5.5/ 7.5
  • Acrobat 9 Pro
  • Premiere Pro CS 5.5

Autodesk:

  • AutoCAD 64-bit 2012/ 18.2 
  • Revit 2011
  • 3D StudioMax 2012

AutoDesSys: 

  • bonzai3d SE 2.5
  • formZ 6.7

Bentley:

  • MicroStation V8i/ 8.11

Google:

  • Google SketchUp Pro 8

Material Connexion:

  • Material Connexion

Microsoft:

  • Microsoft Office 2010/ 14 

Robert McNeel & Associates:

  • McNeel Rhinoceros 4.0 SR 9

Students enrolled in elective Architecture and Interior courses are expected to use a laptop computer configured with software applications set out in the syllabus for the course in which they are enrolled that is compatible with the UT Arlington Office of Information Technology (OIT) supported software titles set out below.

Adobe:

  • PhotoShop CS 5/ 12
  • Illustrator CS 5/15
  • Premiere Pro CS 5.5

Cute:

  • Cute PDF Pro 3.6

Google:

  • Google SketchUp Pro 8

Robert McNeel & Associates:

  • McNeel Grasshopper 1.0/ 0.8
  • McNeel Rhinoceros 4.0 SR 9