SolidWorks StudentsCAPINC is helping to build the future of engineering, one student at a time. We equip students with cutting edge tools like SolidWorks, enabling you to become passionate leaders in design. As a student, you can connect with your peers on forums, get the latest tips from tutorials, and learn how to access your own SolidWorks seat, all with CAPINC.


Around the world, students like you are involved in design and engineering projects and competitions to challenge their creativity. Find out how you can participate.

Interested in what other students around the world are doing with SolidWorks? Connect with students online and join in on forums, share content on 3D ContentCentral and find local events around your community.

To purchase your own seat of SolidWorks visit SolidWorks Student Store.

Student Licenses

Included in the current Student Edition License


SolidWorks Tutorials

SolidWorks 3D solutions give you the power to innovate and invent. Access a wide range of free, informative resources—full video tutorials, PDF guides, project files, and demo clips—designed to help you become a top SolidWorks user.

Military Veterans Program (MVP)

SolidWorks is proud to offer the Military Veterans Program. Any US veteran can now purchase the SolidWorks Student Edition for $20 as part of the MVP. To download the program information, go to: Please share this information with your schools that offer veteran outreach programs.

SOLIDWORKS Certification
As a Certified SOLIDWORKS Associate (CSWA), you’ll stand out from the crowd in today’s competitive job market. CSWA certification is proof of your SOLIDWORKS expertise and skills. Learn more about certifications here.

*If your school has a SOLIDWORKS Classroom Pack or Campus Partnership with CAPINC, you could be earning professional credentials for free!
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