General Registration Information


As space is limited in our workshops, pre-registration is requested. To register for CEW events & workshops follow the 'Register' link at the bottom of each event description. Some events will have registration through a co-sponsor or partnering organization such as the Rackham Graduate School. In that case, follow the link provided to register with our co-sponsor.

Registration for CEW requires a valid email address.This allows us to email you with information about upcoming events, or let you know if there has been a change to the event for which you have registered. CEW respects your privacy and does not share your email with any other organization.


Some events may have an associated fee and payment must be made in advance. Credit cards are only accepted online during the registration process. If you select check, money order, or cash during the registration process please deliver payment to the CEW office before the start of the workshop. You may mail your checks to CEW at CEW, 330 East Liberty, Ann Arbor, MI 48104. Please put your order number on your check.

  • Shortcodes are generally NOT accepted as payment for any CEW events or workshops. Short codes are only accepted as payment for the WCTF conference. Please call us if you have a question about your method of payment at 734-764-6005.
  • U-M Pcards cannot be used for any internal (U-M) events.

CEW also offers limited workshop scholarships for those who might not otherwise be able to attend. Please email us at for more information.


Cancellations must be made at least 3 business days prior to the event to receive a full refund. In the interest of public health, please do not attend CEW events if you are sick. If you are unable to attend a registered event due to illness, please contact CEW at least 24 hours prior to the beginning of the event. 

Parking for the Center and Central Campus

The Library Lane underground public parking lot is located directly behind the Center, accessibly via Fifth Avenue and Division. Rates are approximately $1.20 per hour. In addition, there is also off-street parking near the Center and several parking garages in the Downtown area. Check this web site for information on local parking in the general Ann Arbor central area. Spots available at city-operated garages are updated throughout the day.

Here is a map of CEW's location and the surrounding area

Privacy Policy

CEW is very concerned about your privacy. We do not share your information with others. The information we collect is used to:

* Contact you regarding your existing registration
* Notify you of upcoming events and workshops
* Send you information that registration for events is open
* Send you a copy of our newsletter

Credit card transactions do not take place through our website, but are transferred to Payflow, a secure website that uses SSL encryption to protect your confidential information. If you have any concerns, or do not wish to receive additional information from CEW, please contact us at