Association of Collegiate Schools of Planning
A consortium of university based programs offering credentials in urban and regional planning.
Center for Urban and Regional and Policy
A "think and do tank" where faculty, staff, and students pool their expertise, resources, and commitment to address a wide range of issues facing cities, towns, and suburbs.
Centre for Urban and Community Studies
University of Toronto unit conducts multidisciplinary research and policy analysis.
Citizen Planner Training Collaborative
Provides educational opportunities and access to information to local officials serving on planning boards and zoning boards of appeals.
Design That Matters
Nonprofit helping underserved communities improve their quality of life while providing classwork for engineering and business students.
Lewis Mumford Center for Comparative Urban and Regional Research
An interdisciplinary venue at the University at Albany, State University of New York focused on the urban political economy.
Lincoln Institute of Land Policy
Seeks to improve the quality of debate and disseminate knowledge of critical issues by bringing together scholars, policy makers, practitioners and citizens.
Metropolitan Institute at Virginia Tech
Conducts research on development patterns and metropolitan growth. Features publications and papers by staff and fellows.
Offers preparation services for the AICP exam, including practice questions and exams, and community forums.
Taub Urban Research Center
Features current research, a calendar of events and a section on urban education.
The National Charrette Institute
A non-profit educational institution committed to teaching professionals the theory and practice of facilitating public planning charrettes and sharing the lessons learned.
Urban and Regional Innovation Research Unit (Urenio)
Information about European funded regional and urban development, innovation, and planning tools and strategies.