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Online Event Registration

e-Commerce Operations offers these programs allowing University schools and departments programs to set up fully-functional event, conference, or meeting registration sites.  This matrix may help you determine the most appropriate tool for your needs.

Hosted Payment Page:

A hosted payment page is a free tool that is useful for basic registration or payment acceptance.  It integrates with the department's Card Connect merchant ID (MID) and Cash Receipt Ticket (CRT) functionality for recording cash receipts.  Please contact Arrow Payments, Northwestern University's third-party partner in Payment Card Industry (PCI) compliance, at to establish a hosted payment page. 


Cvent offers three service levels with University-negotiated pricing and multi-year discounts. Ideal for single or multiple events. Registration payments received integrate into the department’s CardConnect MID via (CRT).

Cvent Program Information and Pricing


Certain is no longer a contracted service for Northwestern.