Join the 1789 Community

Join the student innovation and entrepreneurship community where you can collaborate with others, scale a great startup or take your idea to the next level. All UNC students welcome!

Everyone interested in joining 1789 must complete a Membership Form here, and sign up for an upcoming orientation to get started! 

regularly occurring orientations will begin Fall21. To learn more about resources or complete your membership this summer, email

Upcoming Orientations

1789 will connect you to the network of Innovation and Entrepreneurships at UNC