Arc Studio for Students

Free screenwriting software for the classroom

Arc Studio is the simplest way for both industry professionals and novice screenwriters to outline, write, and edit screenplays and television scripts.

This year, we offer teachers free Arc Studio Pro licenses for their entire classrooms!

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Industry standard Formatting

Clean, distraction-free interface with autocompletion and intuitive shortcuts

Cutting-edge digital whiteboard

Story-structure building with beat-cards and an intuitive drag & drop interface

Frequently asked questions

Teachers, grab free licenses
What is included in the free Arc Studio Pro subscription?

You and your entire classroom will have full access to Arc Studio Pro, including all of our features, from industry-standard formatting to advanced storyboarding tools, completely free for one semester.

What qualifies me as a teacher?

Any type of teacher, from middle school through university, is eligible for this discount! To qualify, you will need to provide verification and this must include your .edu email address.

When the semester ends, what happens to my subscription?

If your students choose to renew their licenses at the end of the semester, they will receive a $70 discount! Alternatively, if they decide not to upgrade, their accounts will be downgraded to our free version. With the free version, they can keep all of their existing screenplays. However, certain tools will be restricted, and users cannot create new scripts.

I have a large class size. Am I still eligible for free licenses for the entire classroom?

Yes, we can accommodate large class sizes. Please complete this form, and we will be in touch with you shortly.

I am having issues accessing my discount. What can I do?

To get assistance, please send a message to, and we'll take care of it.

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