Arc Studio for Students

Free screenwriting software for students

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

All year round, students can receive a FREE semester of Arc Studio Pro!

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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

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What is included in the free Arc Studio Pro subscription?

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

What qualifies me as a student?

Any student! However you will need to provide verification by signing up using your .edu email address.

When the semester ends, what happens to my subscription?

If you choose to renew your license, you will receive a $70 discount! Alternatively, if you decide not to upgrade, you can keep working on your existing screenplays. However, some tools will have limited functionality, and you cannot create new scripts.

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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