Continuing Education Partners

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    From former warehouse to "vertical village"
    <strong>Crosstown Concourse</strong>&nbsp; <em>Memphis, Tennessee</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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  • A mixed-use center for town and gown
    <strong>Storrs Center</strong> <em>Mansfield, CT</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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  • Mercado District | Tucson, Arizona
    A timeless place from the ground up. #thisiscnu

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  • Historic arcade houses young professionals
    <strong>Microlofts at The Arcade Providence</strong>&nbsp;<em>Providence, Rhode Island</em>

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  • Jazz Market New Orleans Audience Seating
    Jazz Market New Orleans Audience Seating
    Trumpeting a cultural revival
    <strong>Peoples Health New Orleans Jazz Market</strong>&nbsp; <em>New Orleans, Louisiana</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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  • Southside
    Ten acres that transformed a city #thisiscnu

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CNU's Continuing Education Partners provide education to professionals in the techniques of New Urbanism.

CNU-Accredited members may fulfill their annual eight hours of continuing education through CNU, CNU Chapters, or CNU's Continuing Education Providers. CNU-A Continuing Education Providers offer one or more New Urbanism-related education events per year, with events listed on CNU's Events page. CNU-A members may track their continuing education courses here. Contact to become a CNU Continuing Education Provider or to confirm the status of an upcoming event.

For further information regarding CNU-A, please visit the Get CNU Accredited page


Planetizen Courses has collaborated with working professionals and skilled instructors to create online video training for the planning and urban design fields. Planetizen Courses has been empowering citizens and communities since 2005.


PlaceMakers's mission is to bring the wisdom of traditional placemaking to the community-building challenges of the new economy.

Form-Based Codes Institute

The FBCI mission is to advance the knowledge and use of, and develop standars for, Form-Based Codes as a method to achieve a community vision based on time-tested forms of urbanism.


National Charrette Institute

Non-profit educational institution: The National Charrette Institute (NCI) is a nonprofit educational institution that advances the fields of community planning and public involvement through training, coaching, research and educational resources. In addition to providing CNU-A qualified events, members receive a 10% discount on workshop registration rates; simply provide a copy of your CNU membership card when registering. Click for more information on NCI's Certificate Programs.

Vision Long Island

Vision joins with others to promote more livable, economically sustainable and environmentally responsible growth on Long Island through Smart Growth. Vision supports mixed-use, mixed-income communities that are convenient, attractive, pedestrian-friendly, and make affordable housing and public transportation desirable and realistic. A key objective is to strengthen communities from the start by actively involving local stakeholders in planning.


University of Miami - School of Architecture

The School of Architecture’s mission is founded in the faculty commitment to community and its focus on the city as a work of art and architecture. The school is a forum for the work of New Urbanism, an international movement with a charter of 27 principles addressing issues ranging from the scale of a region to individual buildings. Those principles form a vision which guides the programs of the UMSA.

Harvard Graduate School of Design - Executive Education

Executive Education at the Harvard Graduate School of Design educates leaders to build smarter, healthier, greener, more beautiful, and overall better cities. Our work spans design, architecture, real estate, technology, finance, city planning, leadership, economic development, and all the key sectors that shape life in cities present and future. We offer programs online and in-person in Cambridge, ranging from open enrollment to the Advanced Management Development Program in Real Estate – Harvard’s only advanced leadership program in real estate.

Eco El Paso

Eco El Paso provides educational training seminars and presentations to promote eco-sensitive and energy efficient community planning, building design and construction to professionals in the construction, design and operation industry.