As much as possible we try to use software that is used in industry. However, this can make it difficult for students to work on projects outside of school. To help with this, here are some resources to acquire the software used in this program:

Rhinocerous: You can download a free demo version at This software is the full working software, however it will expire 90 days from installation. You can purchase this software at the education price of $138 at

SolidWorks: Students can download and install SolidWorks for Free. This licence will last for 1 year. Go to, Choose the most current version and use SDK-ID: 93201NTP

AutoDesk: Students can register and receive free 3 year licenses of all the AutoDesk Products including AutoCad, Inventor and 3d Studio Max at: