SketchUp Student Subscriptions

Overview

A SketchUp Student Subscription is where great ideas get to work and takes your designs from the classroom into the real world.

SketchUp Pro is powerful and intuitive 3D design software for a wide range of drawing applications used across a range of industries from architecture, interior design, landscape architecture and construction, to film and video game design.

A SketchUp student subscription gives you use of SketchUp desktop, Sefaira, PreDesign, LayOut, Style Builder, SketchUp Viewer for XR apps, SketchUp Viewer for Mobile apps, SketchUp web, Pro support, Pro learning and Trimble Connect.

To qualify:

What's Included

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Tutorials and Training

You are consistently supported when you subscribe to SketchUp. Your reseller provides a dedicated telephone and email support outreach. However, if you need further training you can find authorised training centres with these resellers.

 

Elmtec’s in-house SketchUp Customer Success Manager is also on hand to guide you through a range of SketchUp tutorials. Elmtec’s exclusive onboarding webinars also get you up to speed with SketchUp quickly and easily. You’ll also find a range of events listed specifically for SketchUp UK and Irish customers on events listings to help elevate your workflows and network with your contemporaries.

Hardware and Software Requirements

  • Software
  • An internet connection is required to install and authorize SketchUp and to use some of the features.
  • Microsoft® Internet Explorer 9.0 or higher.
  • SketchUp Pro requires .NET Framework version 4.5.2.
  • Recommended hardware
    • 2+ GHz processor
    • 8+ GB RAM
    • 700MB of available hard-disk space
    • 3D class video card with 1 GB of memory or higher and support for hardware acceleration. Please ensure that the video card driver supports OpenGL 3.1 or higher and is up to date.
    • 3-button, scroll-wheel mouse.
  • Minimum hardware
    • 1 GHz processor
    • 4GB RAM
    • 500MB of free hard-disk space
    • 3D class video card with 512 MB of memory or higher and support for hardware acceleration. Please ensure that the video card driver supports OpenGL 3.1 or higher and is up to date.
  • Software
    • An internet connection is required to authorize SketchUp and to use some of the features.
    • QuickTime 5.0 and web browser for multimedia tutorials.
    • Safari
  • Recommended hardware
    • 1+ GHz processor
    • 8GB RAM
    • 700MB of available hard-disk space
    • 3D class video card with 1 GB of memory or higher and support for hardware acceleration. Please ensure that the video card driver supports OpenGL version 3.1 or higher and is up to date.
    • 3-button, scroll-wheel mouse
  • Minimum hardware
    • 1+ GHz Intel™ processor
    • 4GB RAM
    • 500MB of available hard-disk space.
    • 3D class video card with 512 MB of memory or higher and support for hardware acceleration. Please ensure that the video card driver supports OpenGL version 3.1 or higher and is up to date.
    • 3-button, scroll-wheel mouse.
All devices should be compatible with OpenGL ES 3.0 and have at least 1024MB of RAM.
  • Operating System: iOS 10 and later
  • Phones: iPhone 5 and later
  • Tablets: Retina iPads
To view models in augmented reality, devices should meet these additional requirements:
All devices should be compatible with OpenGL ES 3.0 and have at least 1024MB of RAM.
  • Operating System: Android 6.0.1 (Marshmallow) and later
  • Phones and Tablets: 4-inch screens and higher – MDPI, HDPI, XHDPI, XXHDPI resolutions
To view models in augmented reality, devices should meet these additional requirements:

FAQs

To qualify, you must be a current student at an accredited educational institution (for example a college or university)

You must also provide proof of student status (letter of enrollment or copy of student ID card).

Yes! Anyone who has a subscription of SketchUp Pro will receive the latest updates and upgrades as they are released.

You can cancel your subscription within 14-days of purchasing.

Elmtec offer graduate subscriptions. If you have previously owned a student subscription over the past 3 years, and now need SketchUp Pro for commercial work, we can offer you a discount via one of our resellers. Please contact us for more information.

No, it will not. The reseller that you purchase from will contact ahead of your subscription expiration date and assist with your renewal.

You’ll need to be connected to the internet to activate SketchUp Pro (and other desktop applications like LayOut) on your computer for the first time. After this initial login, you can work in the desktop applications offline for up to 28 days before we’ll ask you to sign in again.

About Elmtec

Elmtec have been the UK distribution partner for SketchUp since 2010, and service a network of UK and Irish resellers. We have over 22 years’ experience within the digital design community.

Contact Us

T: 01844 263750
E: sales@elmtec.co.uk
W: www.elmtec.co.uk/sketchup