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Summer CCO Registration Begins March 18

Enroll in Carolina Course Online for summer 2014. The Friday Center offers more than seventy courses in more than twenty subject areas. Registration begins March 18. MORE »

What’s the Big Idea? Complementary and Alternative Medicine

Join us for four evenings of lectures in April that will provide an overview and specific examinations of aspects of complementary and alternative medicine from an array of eminent researchers and practitioners. MORE »

Think Again! magazine

Think Again! is UNC-Chapel Hill’s online magazine featuring lifelong learning opportunities offered by the Ackland Art Museum, General Alumni Association, NC Botanical Garden, Program in the Humanities and Human Values, the School of Nursing, and the Friday Center. MORE »

New Student Voices Blog

Student Voices is a Friday Center blog that chronicles the journeys of several students as they navigate a semester online. MORE »

Community Classroom Series

These small classes, taught by UNC faculty, staff, alumni, and community professionals, meet weekly for two-hour evening sessions at the Friday Center. The Center offers free parking, easy access, and comfortable classrooms. MORE »


UNC-Chapel Hill in partnership with Coursera offers non-credit courses online at no cost. The University created its first “massive open online courses,” or MOOCs, in fall 2013. MORE »

Professional Development and Enrichment Programs

studentThe Friday Center offers noncredit seminars and workshops for professional education, and a stimulating selection of enrichment courses taught by outstanding UNC-Chapel Hill faculty, staff, alumni, and community experts. More »

Credit Programs for Part-time Students

studentPart-time learners can take classes for academic credit on campus, online, or by correspondence. Both semester-based and self-paced courses are available. More »

The Conference Center

atriumSituated on quiet, beautifully landscaped grounds, with convenient access from all points in the Triangle, the Friday Center provides an ideal setting for continuing education programs of all descriptions. More »