ChemDraw at SCS

ChemDraw is a chemical structure drawing software package designed to help both the beginning chemistry student and the expert researcher. The SCS Computer Center provides a graduate school license for ChemDraw. Our license allows us to distribute the software at no cost to graduate students, faculty, and staff of the School of Chemical Sciences of the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. Undergraduates may purchase the software from the UI Webstore. To install the software package on a personal computer, download it by following the instructions below.

  1. Go to the UI WebStore
  2. If you are faculty, staff, or a graduate student, log in to "Shop Unit Purchases", if you are an undergrad, log in to "Personal Purchases".
  3. Search for "ChemDraw"
  4. Follow the directions from the WebStore.
  5. You can install copies of the software on your own computers using the same serial number or activation code.