PDF Reader and Editor

Applications Supported
Foxit PDF Editor by Foxit
Acrobat Reader by Adobe
Acrobat Pro included in the Adobe Creative Cloud by Adobe

A PDF Reader will allow you to view, annotate and fill out form-fill PDF documents. To fully edit and modify PDF documents you will need a PDF Editor which will also have all of the same options as a PDF Reader.

Eligible Peoples

  • Faculty
  • Staff
  • Student


  • Active UA Identity/Account
  • Device with access to the Internet
  • A computer meeting the minimum requirements for the selected application(s)


The software is available through a centrally managed University of Alaska system license agreement and available at no cost to university staff, faculty, and students.


The software is installed and ran on the device. For Installation instructions please see the related Knowledge Base Article, Foxit PDF Editor.

Supported By

This service is maintained and supported by UAA IT Services. Requests for support may be submitted anytime via the Request Support button on the right side of this page. Requests generate a Ticket which will be worked in order received and urgency by the IT Employees with the knowledge and permissions to assist with the request.

For immediate support please contact the appropriate UAA IT Support office.

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