The Institute for Innovation and Entrepreneurship is leading the way in supporting students and faculty with entrepreneurial training and resources. Across the campus, the IIE works to engage and empower the UTD family in launching new businesses. Through courses, conferences, networking, and unique funding opportunities such as Startup Launch, entrepreneurially-minded students and faculty can benefit from the IIE offerings
The Blackstone LaunchPad is a campus-based entrepreneurship program at UT Dallas. The program is accessible by over half a million students globally and is designed to support and mentor students, staff, and alumni, regardless of their major, experience, or discipline.
LAUNCH DFW is an organization that supports and promotes tech entrepreneurship throughout North Texas by way of events, this website, sharing information and connecting entrepreneurs to the resources they need to succeed.
The Dallas Entrepreneur Center (the DEC) serves entrepreneurs in the Dallas area, providing a location where they can receive training, education, mentorship, promotion and access to capital in order to encourage and equip the entrepreneurial community to start, build and grow their businesses. Facilitating a culture of entrepreneurship and 'giving before you get,' the DEC connects new and old entrepreneurs with a vibrant, collaborative environment.