ArtsU FAQs

Frequently Asked Questions

Do I need to be a member of Americans for the Arts in order to register?

You do not need to be a member of Americans for the Arts, but you will need an account in order to register. Click here to see if you have an account.

If you have an account but do not know your password, click here to reset your password.

How much do ArtsU products (webinars, classrooms etc.) cost?

Products have varying prices (listed on the registration page) but typically:

  • Non-members pay $49.99 for webinars, $99 for intensives, and $250 for classrooms.
  • Americans for the Arts members have FREE access to all standard webinars. 

Interested in becoming a member? Click here to learn more.

Is there registration support available?

Yes, registration support is available through the ArtsU Support Program. Click here to learn more.

What's the difference between the types of products?

Live Webinars: An online live seminar, lecture, or workshop that happens in real time, uses visual aids as users participate through an online chat room.

On-Demand Webinar: A pre-recorded live webinar, available at any time.

Digital Lesson: A self-contained, interactive, anytime, e-learning module. 

Digital Classroom: Consisting of multiple digital lessons plus participant interaction through virtual meetings.

What are the topics of webinars (categories)?

Our main categories are arts advocacy, arts & business, arts education, arts management, arts marketing, creative economy, cultural districts, leadership, public art, and social change. But we always encourage you to share ideas for webinar topics that would be helpful to you! Send your ideas to,

How often can I return and review a purchased product?

Anytime you want. You will see all the product you are registered for and all the sessions added to your account on your Your Learning History.

How do I make suggestions for possible webinar topics?

Please complete our survey after finishing a product or contact

How do you select your speakers for webinars? Can I be a webinar speaker?

Most speakers are selected by our staff based on their expertise or their management of an innovative program. If you are interested in sharing your program and/or expertise, please contact with your name and topic ideas.

I'm having trouble with my account information, need a receipt, or can't find a webinar I purchased.

For any issues, please contact

Do you offer CEU or certificates for completed products?

We currently do not offer Continuing Education Units.

I'm having technical troubles.

Please visit our ArtsU Tech Support page for instructions on how to create an account with Americans for the Arts, how to register for an event, and how to access your purchased content. This page also includes other troubleshooting information. You can also email us at