Build

YOUR IDEA

CREATE A

NETWORK

STARTUP COFFEE CONNECT

Whether you're looking to see what other creative students are up to, have a business idea of your own, or are in search of other ambitious founders to join your startup team, UT Startup+Connect is the perfect event to kickstart your creativity. All you need is an open mind and an interest in innovating, and scaling big ideas.

START NETWORKING NOW

FIND A

MENTOR

ENTREPRENEURS IN RESIDENCE

Meet with our team of in-house expert entrepreneurs and lawyers to discuss any stage of business development. From ideation to formation to scaling your company, our EIRs have your back!

FIND OUT MORE

GET

INSPIRED

SPEAKER SERIES

Attending HKC's speaker events encourages you to get immersed in entrepreneurship and innovation by providing exposure to new ideas, entrepreneurial insights, and passionate innovators.

WATCH

SHARPEN

YOUR

SKILLS

IGNITE STARTUP WORKSHOPS

Featuring entrepreneurs from various industries and on-campus experts, these workshops enable students, faculty, staff, and the startup community to gain usable skills and insights in how to launch an idea into a startup. 

WATCH

LAUNCH

YOUR

STARTUP

TEXAS STARTUP INCUBATOR

This practicum offers undergraduates the opportunity to work in teams, on their own startup or with a startup founded by other students in incubation to development to growth. 

GROW YOUR IDEA

VALIDATE YOUR

CUSTOMER

MARKET

Forty Acres Founders

Empowering student founders to create successful new businesses through advice, mentoring, technical assistance, and funding, this program is designed for founders, campus-wide, to find product/market fit through customer discovery.

Start Now

TAP INTO

STARTUP

RESOURCES

Guide to the UT Startup Ecosystem

The ultimate measure of UT's success is preparing leaders and transforming society. That’s why we’ve found dozens of ways to educate our student entrepreneurs, encourage local startup community engagement, support tech commercialization and serve as an intellectual hub for pioneering research and enterprise.

EXPLORE

CREATE A

NETWORK

STARTUP COFFEE CONNECT

Join us at our next Startup Coffee Connect for bagels, networking and some great pitches to boot.

START NETWORKING NOW

FIND A

MENTOR

ENTREPRENEURS IN RESIDENCE

Meet with our team of in-house expert entrepreneurs and lawyers to discuss any stage of business development.

FIND OUT MORE

GET

INSPIRED

SPEAKER SERIES

Attending HKC's speaker events encourages you to get immersed in entrepreneurship and innovation by providing exposure to new ideas, entrepreneurial insights, and passionate innovators.

WATCH

SHARPEN

YOUR

SKILLS

IGNITE STARTUP WORKSHOPS

Ignite workshops enable students, faculty, staff, and the startup community to gain usable skills and insights in how to launch an idea into a startup. 

WATCH

GROW

YOUR

STARTUP

TEXAS STARTUP INCUBATOR

This practicum offers undergraduates the opportunity to work in teams, on their own startup or with a startup founded by other students in incubation to development to growth. 

GROW YOUR IDEA

VALIDATE YOUR

CUSTOMER

MARKET

Forty Acres Founders

Empowering student founders to create successful new businesses through advice, mentoring, technical assistance, and funding, this program is designed for founders, campus-wide, to find product/market fit through customer discovery.

Start Now