The 1789 space is closed until further notice due to coronavirus (COVID-19) concerns. The safety and well-being of our students is our top priority.
Have a smart idea for solving a problem? Join 1789 to turn your creative thinking into a real solution. 1789 is a student co-working space in downtown Chapel Hill – just 23 steps above Franklin Street. It’s where you can explore innovative ideas, work on entrepreneurial projects and even begin to build a startup.
And 1789 is more than just a physical location. It’s an active community of Carolina students, entrepreneurial enthusiasts, innovative teams, experienced mentors and campus clubs. Since 2014, this innovation hub has supported more than 200 student ventures and teams. Everyone with ideas is welcome. Join us to put your innovative talents into action and help push important ideas beyond old possibilities.