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Influence and inspire the world through entrepreneurship.

The Entrepreneurship Initiative’s collaborative resources and cutting-edge facilities can turn your big idea into a reality.  Here are a few ways we can help you make the world a better place.

The Garage:  

Develop your new venture and/or product in the EI’s business creation and prototyping space that has all of the resources your start-up needs.  Learn More 

The Andy and Jane Albright Entrepreneurs Living and Learning Village:

Live and work with like-minded entrepreneurs in Wolf Ridge Apartments on Centennial Campus.  Learn More

Lulu eGames: 

Compete for cash prizes in the EI’s campus-wide start-up competition.  Learn More

Academic Courses:

Explore entrepreneurial thinking in the EI’s general education course, EI 201.  Learn More

Trips and Tours:

Travel locally and nationally to meet with leading start-ups and their founders.  Learn More


Connect with entrepreneurs across campus with a variety of talents and skills to help with your venture.  Learn More

EI Ambassadors:

Be a leader in entrepreneurship on campus.  Learn More

EI Student Network:

Network with fellow entrepreneurs and hear from business leaders about popular topics in entrepreneurship.  Learn More

EI Student Blog:

Get a true perspective of entrepreneurship at NC State from our student blogger.  Learn More