Frequently Asked Questions

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    <strong>Microlofts at The Arcade Providence</strong>&nbsp;<em>Providence, Rhode Island</em>

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  • From parking lot to urban tour-de-force
    <strong>UCLA Weyburn</strong>&nbsp;<em>Los Angeles, California</em>

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  • A unique building becomes a hub for historic neighborhoods
    <strong>Ponce City Market</strong> <em>Atlanta, GA</em>

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    <strong>Peoples Health New Orleans Jazz Market</strong>&nbsp; <em>New Orleans, Louisiana</em>

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  • A mixed-use center for town and gown
    <strong>Storrs Center</strong> <em>Mansfield, CT</em>

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  • Expanding options for a car-oriented suburban area
    <strong>Village of Providence</strong> <em>Huntsville, AL</em>

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    From former warehouse to "vertical village"
    <strong>Crosstown Concourse</strong>&nbsp; <em>Memphis, Tennessee</em>

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Where is CNU 31 being held?

CNU 31 will be held in the Queen City of Charlotte, North Carolina. The main hotel for Congress sessions and workshops is the Westin Uptown. CNU has reserved a discounted room block for attendees. More information on traveling to Charlotte, including links to our room block can be found here

How do I register for CNU 31?

Registration will open in February 2023. More information about rates and registration types can be found here. Please direct registration queries to: Kelly Moran at

Where do I get my badge and tickets?

Your Congress badge, special events, and tour tickets (if applicable) can be picked up at the registration desk in the Westin, our primary Congress venue. Hours of the registration desk will be updated as we get closer to the event. 

Are you providing Continuing Education Credits?

Yes. CNU will apply for AIA, AICP, and ASLA continuing education credits for Congress sessions and events. Additionally, Congress sessions, tours, and plenaries are CNU-Accreditation continuing education credit approved. To learn more, visit our Continuing Education page. Credits will be posted as they are approved.

Are you offering scholarships?

Yes. In an effort to expand participation and bring in new voices, CNU will offer a select number of 4-day Congress registration scholarships to CNU 31. Additionally, we are offering honoraria / travel expense coverage for a number of BIPOC speakers thanks to generous sponsors. More information will be available closer to the event. The scholarship application will open in December. 

Are you offering volunteer positions?

Yes. CNU is offering a number of volunteer positions at CNU 31. In exchange for 8-10 hours of volunteer time, volunteers are offered a 4-Day registration for the highly discounted fee of $85. Volunteer applications and registration will open by mid-December. Please direct registration queries to: Kelly Moran at

Additional questions? Please email