SOLIDWORKS for Personally owned student computers

Here are the instructions for downloading and activating SolidWorks for students and faculty home computers. This license will expire July 31, 2020.

1. Uninstall any/all previous versions of SOLIDWORKS

2. Go to

3. Use SEK-ID = XSEK12 and enter all relevant information into the form

4. Choose ‘2018-2019’ for the desired version of SOLIDWORKS

5. During the download the students will need the school’s specific SEK serial number to install and activate.

6. Follow all remaining instructions and accept all defaults.


7. During the download the student will receive an email with the 24-character serial number needed to install and activate the license.


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