Some users have been experiencing a spinning wheel when trying to checkout. We’re aware of this problem and we’re working with the developers to resolve it. We apologize for any inconvenience. 

Visit to sign up for one of our events

Two ways to browse events:

  1. Click the “Upcoming Events” button in the top menu to view all of our programs by date
  2. Click the “Browse by Type” button in the top menu to access the list of our programs. Click the program type you’re interested in to bring up a list of just those programs.

To Register for an Event:

Find the event(s) you would like to register for. Click the “Add to Cart” button to the right of the event title. This selects one seat for you.

  • If you would like to add more seats, click the + on the righthand side of the button.
  • If you want to remove that event, click the – until the button says “Add to cart”
  • If an event is marked “Sold Out” call us at 919.962.1544 or email us at to be added to the event waitlist

Certain events offer an optional meal. If you would like to forgo the optional meal, click the “no lunch” or “no dinner” button.

Once you have selected all the events you would like to register for, click the “Checkout” button at the bottom of the page or the one in the top menu.

Checkout page

First Time Using the Registration Site:

At the checkout page, you will need to enter guest information for each seat purchased. Click the dropdown box labeled “name” and click “new guest.”

This will bring up new fields for you to enter your information. You must complete all the boxes with a red star. The ones without a red star are optional. Once you have completed the form, click “Update Contact Info.”

If you are purchasing more than one seat, please complete the information for each person.

For each subsequent event, click the name box and select your name to auto complete the information.

Returning Users:

Click the dropdown box and select your name to autocomplete the information for each event.


Events that are eligible for discounts will have those options listed below the ticket. Select the appropriate discount and complete the information requested for the discount to be applied at checkout. Please note that the first time discount and the UNC/Faculty Staff discounts are not eligible online. To receive those, call us at 919.962.1544 to register.

Once you have completed all the information for each guest, click “Review Order.”

First Time Users:

Complete the requested billing information and create an account password. Creating an account allows you to save your user information, billing details, and orders. Please note that we do not save your credit card information.

Returning Users:

If you haven’t already done so, log into your account by clicking “Returning customer? Click here to login.” Enter your username and password and click “Login.” The billing details form should autocomplete once you’re logged in.

After you have reviewed your order, click the “Proceed to Payment” button.


Enter your credit card information into UNC’s secure TouchNet site. All of your billing information should already be entered into the credit card payment form. Once you have entered your credit card information, click “continue” to process the order. You should receive an email with your order information from Carolina Public Humanities ( once your order has been processed.

If you have any trouble, please call us at 919.962.1544.

My Account

Once you have created a user account, click the “My Account” button on the top menu. From the my account dashboard you can view your orders, manage your home and billing address, edit your password and account details.