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We are thrilled to offer a special student ticket for those with a valid .edu email address.

Registration includes:

•  Workshops
•  Keynotes
•  1-on-1 appointments with faculty
•  Critique opportunities
•  Contest opportunities
•  Networking opportunities
•  Lunch and dinner on Friday
•  Lunch on Saturday


Your conference registration includes lunch for both Friday and Saturday and dinner on Friday. You are welcome to sit with faculty members at their designated tables during meal times.

Thursday meals and breakfasts are on your own.


The Raleigh-Durham International Airport (RDU) is most likely the least expensive airport to fly into (about 50 miles away).

The Greensboro Airport (GSO) is about 35 miles away.

Please Note:
Registration does not include hotel or travel. Click here to see area hotels and room rates.


Cancellations after August 1, 2018 will not receive a refund.

Conference tickets are fully transferable to a substitute registrant up to, and including, the day(s) of the event. Transferring or reselling your tickets to another person will forfeit your entire registration. Please do not ask the Serious Writer staff to sell your ticket or make exceptions to this policy.

Contact us to transfer your registration to another person.

  • Student Ticket

  • 30+ Workshops & Keynotes
  • 1-on-1 Appointments
  • Lunch and Dinner on Friday
  • Lunch on Saturday
  • Bookstore Consignment
  • Networking Opportunities
  • Critique Opportunities
  • Contest Opportunities
  • *Valid student email only*
  • $99.00
  • Register!