IDEA Center initiatives support aspiring student entrepreneurs in many ways. We seek to create meaningful opportunities for you to learn and experience entrepreneurship first hand. Perhaps you want to learn more about entrepreneurship through our academic programs. You may hope to connect with startups through internships or immersive learning opportunities - outstanding opportunities exist! Perhaps you already have your own idea for a startup and are looking for help. Good news! Our resources and opportunities to engage are vast - we exist to support you and to help set you up for success!

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Formula One

Commercialize Your Invention

Make your idea a reality

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Academic Programs

Check out our academic offerings in the area of entrepreneurship and innovation

Student Hero

Paid Internships

Advance both student and staff technology by becoming a technology analyst