Adobe Premiere Rush - Video Editor (desktop/mobile)


Adobe Premiere Rush (PR) is a beginner-friendly video editor that allows quick simple edits of your captured media. You can create professional-looking videos on your desktop computer and mobile devices with Premiere Rush. Use the Premiere Rush video editor to easily combine videos, rearrange them, clean up audio, add transitions, and add picture-in-picture easily. Premiere Rush is a robust video editor that can sync to the cloud, your edits reflect across all your devices (e.g. computer, tablet, mobile), this means you can edit on your computer and finish it on the go from your mobile device or vice versa. Projects can import into Premiere Pro for advanced editing.

Adobe Rush overview desktop and mobile interfaces

Who has access?

All faculty and staff have access to Adobe Premiere Rush, you will need the Adobe Creative Cloud desktop app installed on your university or personal computer. The installation guides provide instructions for obtaining, downloading, and installing Adobe Creative Cloud for SVSU faculty and staff.

System Requirements

Premiere Rush works on both PC and Mac computers. Check that your computer or device has the minimum requirements to install Premiere Rush. You need an Internet connection to install Premiere Rush and for cloud syncing feature to work.

Adobe Premiere Rush (PR) - Getting Started  

All SVSU staff have access to install the Adobe Creative Cloud desktop app for their PC or Mac computer (also available for Android and iOS devices). Click the links below based on your computer type:

Download Adobe Creative Cloud - desktop app

Once you download the Creative Cloud app, you can select which apps to download onto your computer.

To install PR, in the left menu, under Categories click Video then Premiere Rush, and click Install (refer to the sample image below).

Adobe Premiere Rush install

Download videos from existing SVSU platforms

Video editing can be done on videos made in other platforms, its fast and easy to download them. Click the links below for instructions on each specific tool.

Download media from Echo360

Download media from OneDrive

Download media from MS Stream Classic

Download media from Zoom
*Note: If you have a Zoom Pro account and Echo360, your cloud recording is automatically copied to Echo360 Library.

Launching Premiere Rush

The home interface will display your library of videos that you can open and manage or you can Create a New Project.

Editing your video with Premiere Rush

You can easily edit on your PC or Mac. Here are links to articles of the most common questions we get asked.  Alternatively, you can click Learn inside of Adobe Premiere Rush for a library of tutorials. 

Share your video

Easily share your video with others or download it for use in our supported platforms, upload to Echo360 (academic use) or Microsoft Stream (non-academic).

Learn Adobe Premiere Rush  

Learn the basics, or refine your skills with the tutorials inside of Premiere Rush, click Learn. Use the Sample media inside of PR before working on an actual project.

Adobe Premiere Rush (PR): Mobile 

If you are interested in recording video using the camera on mobile device, download the mobile app to capture a video, or add media from your device and create a video project. Easily sync it to the cloud, the video appears as available media inside of Adobe Creative Cloud files allowing you quick access for editing and sharing.

PR Mobile Help Guides

Adobe Premiere Rush FAQ's

Can I import a Premiere Rush project into Premiere Pro? 

Yes, you can edit projects in Premiere Pro, however, you cannot import projects from Adobe Premiere Pro to Adobe Premiere Rush at this time. 

Need IT Help?

If you need help getting started or need assistance, email, call us at 989.964.4225(x4225), or register at, we offer trainings each semester.


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