Members


2017 GCEC Membership and Annual Conference:

University entrepreneurship program leaders are encouraged to join the GCEC and attend the annual GCEC conference to foster networking and sharing of best practices among entrepreneurship centers and to recognize leading university programs with the annual GCEC awards. Members received complimentary admission to the annual conference which in 2017 will be hosted by Dalhousie University, Saint Mary’s University, and the University of New Brunswick, October 12 – 14, 2017.

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Member One-pager Center Web Address
Abilene Christian University Griggs Center for Entrepreneurship and Philanthropy www.acu.edu/gc
American Public University System Entrepreneurship http://www.apus.edu/
Arizona State University Entrepreneurship and Innovation www.asu.edu
Auburn University Lowder Center for Family Business & Entrepreneurship http://harbert.auburn.edu/research-and-centers/lowder-center.php
Babson College The Arthur M. Blank Center for Entrepreneurship Blankcenter@babson.edu
Ball State University John H Schnatter Institute for Entrepreneurship & Free Enterprise http://cms.bsu.edu/academics/centersandinstitutes/schnatter-institute
Baruch College The Lawrence N. Field Center for Entrepreneurship http://zicklin.baruch.cuny.edu/centers/lawrence-n.-field-center-for-entrepreneurship
Belmont University Center for Entrepreneurship http://www.belmont.edu/business/centers/entrepreneurship/
Boston University BUzz lab www.bu.edu/entrepreneurship
Bowling Green State University Dallas-Hamilton Center http://www.bgsu.edu/business/centers-and-institutes/dallas-hamilton-center-for-entrepreneurial-leadership.html
California Lutheran University Center for Entrepreneurship http://www.callutheran.edu
California State University, Chico Chico State Center for Entrepreneurship http://www.csuchico.edu/cfe/
Cape Breton University Island Sandbox Http://CBU.ca
Central Michigan University Entrepreneurship Department www.cmich.edu
Centro Paula Souza Faculdade de Tecnologia Sebrae www.fatecsebrae.edu.br
Chaplain College BYOBiz – Build Your Own Business www.champlain.edu
Clarkson University Reh Center for Entrepreneurship http://clarkson.edu/entrepreneur/
Clemson University College of Engineering, Computing and Applied Science www.clemson.edu/ecas
College of Saint Benedict/Saint John’s University Donald McNeely Center for Entrepreneurship www.csbsju.edu/cfe
College of Wooster Center for Entrepreneurship http://www.wooster.edu/academics/apex/entrepreneur/
Columbia University Eugene Lang Entrepreneurship Center http://www8.gsb.columbia.edu/entrepreneurship/
Cornell University Entrepreneurship at Cornell www.eship.cornell.edu
Dakota Wesleyan University Kelley Center for Entrepreneurship www.dwu.edu
Dalhousie University Norman Newman Centre for Entrepreneurship http://www.dal.ca/faculty/management/nnce.html
Davidson College Innovation & Entrepreneurship Initiative www.davidson.edu/innovation-and-entrepreneurship
DePaul University Coleman Entrepreneurship Center http://driehaus.depaul.edu/about/centers-and-institutes/coleman-entrepreneurship-center/Pages/default.aspx
Drake University Pappajohn Center for Entrepreneurship Outreach http://www.drake.edu/cbpa/centers/pappajohn/
Drexel University Baiada Institute for Entrepreneurship www.drexel.edu/baiada
Duke University Innovation & Entrepreneurship Initiative www.entrepreneurship.duke.edu
East Carolina University College of Business http://www.ecu.edu/cs-bus/index.cfm
Eastern Washington University Center for Entrepreneurship http://www.ewu.edu/cbpa
Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University Center for Entrepreneurship https://daytonabeach.erau.edu/college-business/center-for-entrepreneurship/index.html
Fairleigh Dickinson University Rothman Institute of Innovation and Entrepreneurship www.fdu.edu/rothman
Fanshawe College Leap Junction www.fanshawec.ca
Fayetteville State University Center for Entrepreneurship http://www.uncfsu.edu/ce
Florida Atlantic University Adams Center for Entrepreneurship http://business.fau.edu/centers/adams-center/index.aspx#.V9XTR4aDFBc
Florida State University Jim Moran Institute for Global Entrepreneurship http://business.fsu.edu/jmi/
George Brown College startGBC www.startgbc.com
Georgetown University Georgetown Entrepreneurship Initiative www.startuphoyas.com
Georgia Institute of Technology VentureLab www.venturelab.gatech.edu
Georgia State University Creative Media Industries Institute http://creativity.gsu.edu
Gonzaga University Hogan Entrepreneurial Leadership Program http://www.gonzaga.edu/entrepreneur
Gordon College Center for Entrepreneurial Leadership
Grand Valley State University Center for Entrepreneurship & Innovation www.gvsu.edu/cei
Harrisburg University of Science and Technology Entrepreneurship Center www.harrisburgu.edu
Hartwick College www.hartwick.edu
High Point University Belk Entrepreneurship Center http://www.highpoint.edu/business/center-for-entrepreneurship/
Hiram College Center for Integrated Entrepreneurship www.hiram.edu/entrepreneurship
Hobart and William Smith Colleges Centennial Center for Leadership
Hofstra University Center for Entrepreneurship www.hofstra.edu/entrepreneurship
Hope College Hope Entrepreneurship Center www.hope.edu
IAE Business School Entrepreneurship Center http://www.iae.edu.ar
Illinois Institute of Technology Knapp Entrepreneurship Center http://web.iit.edu/
Illinois State University George R. & Martha Means Center for Entrepreneurial Studies http://business.illinoisstate.edu/means/
Indiana University Johnson Center for Entrepreneurship & Innovation http://kelley.iu.edu/jcei/
Iowa State University Retail Business Incubator http://www.aeshm.hs.iastate.edu/
James Madison University Center for Entrepreneurship http://www.jmu.edu/cob/centers/center-for-entrepreneurship/index.shtml
John Carroll University Muldoon Center for Entrepreneurship www.jcu.edu/muldoon
Kent State University LaunchNET http://www.kent.edu/launchnet
KI, KTH, SSE, SU, Konstfack Stockholm School of Entrepreneurship www.sses.se
La Trobe University La Trobe Business School Www.latrobe.edu.au
Lancaster University Management School Department for Entrepreneurship, Strategy & Innovation http://www.lancaster.ac.uk/lums/esi
Laval University Entrepreneuriat Laval www.el.ulaval.ca
Leiden University Luris – HUBspot www.leiden.edu
London South Bank University South Bank University Enterprises www.lsbu.ac.uk
Loughborough Unievrsity London London http://www.lborolondon.ac.uk
Louisiana State University Stephenson Entrepreneurship Institute https://business.lsu.edu/Stephenson-Entrepreneurship-Institute/Pages/SEI.aspx
Loyola Marymount University Fred Kiesner Center for Entrepreneurship http://cba.lmu.edu/centers/fredkiesnercenterforentrepreneurship/
Marquette University Kohler Center for Entrepreneurship http://business.marquette.edu/centers-and-programs/kohler-center-for-entrepreneurship
Marshall University BB&T Center for the Advancement of American Capitalism www.marshall.edu/cob
Massachusetts Institute of Technology Venture Mentoring Service www.vms.mit.edu
Memorial University of Newfoundland Memorial Centre for Entrepreneurship & Centre for Social Enterprise www.mun.ca
Michigan State University Department of Undergraduate Entrepreneurship https://entrepreneurship.msu.edu
Michigan Technological University Innovation Center for Entrepreneurship (ICE) http://www.mtu.edu/honors/ice
Middle Tennessee State University Wright Chair of Entrepreneurship http://www.mtsu.edu/wrightchair/index.php
Millikin University Center for Entrepreneurship www.millikin.edu/entrepreneurship
Montana State university Jake Jabs College of Business & Entrepreneurship www.montana.edu
Montclair State University Feliciano Center for Entrepreneurship www.montclair.edu
Morgan State University The Entrepreneurial Development and Assistance Center (EDAC) www.edacmorgan.com
Mount St. Mary’s University www.msmary.edu
Muhlenberg College Innovation and Entrepreneurship Center www.muhlenberg.edu
Nazareth College Center for Entrepreneurship and Innocation https://www2.naz.edu/center-entrepreneurship
NC State University Entrepreneurship Initiative www.entrepreneurship.ncsu.edu
NC State University NC State Entrepreneurship Clinic https://entrepreneurshipclinic.ncsu.edu
Nevada State College Busines Department https://www.nsc.edu
North Carolina A&T State University Center for Entrepreneurship and Inovation www.ncat.edu
Northern Kentucky University Center for Innovation & Entrepreneurship http://www.nku.edu/
Northwestern University, Kellogg School of Management Kellogg Innovation and Entrepreneurship Initiative http://www.kellogg.northwestern.edu
Not applicable European Institute for Entrepreneurship www.eiespain.com
Ohio Northern University Entrepreneurship Department www.onu.edu/business
Ohio University Center for Entrepreneurship https://bobcat-entrepreneur.com
Oklahoma State University Riata Center for Entrepreneurship www.okstate.edu
Oregon State University OSU Advantage http://advantage.oregonstate.edu
Pace University Entrepreneurship Lab www.pace.edu/elab
Penn State Altoona Sheetz Center for Entrepreneurial Excellence http://www.altoona.psu.edu/sheetz
Penn State University Arts Entrepreneurship Program http://artsandarchitecture.psu.edu/entrepreneur
Princeton University Princeton Entrepreneurship Council www.entrepreneurs.princeton.edu
QUINNIPIAC UNIVERSITY Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurship www.qu.edu
Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute Severino Center for Technological Entrepreneurship www.scte.rpi.edu
Rice University Rice Alliance for Technology and Entrepreneurship www.alliance.rice.edu
Rider University Center for Entrepreneurial Studies www.rider.edu
Rochester Institute of Technology Simone Center for Student Innovation and Entrepreneurship www.simonecenter.rit.edu
Rollins College Center for Advanced Entrepreneurship www.rollins.edu/entrepreneurship
Rowan University Hatch House at Rowan University http://www.rowan.edu/home/business
Rutgers University Center for Urban Entrepreneurship & Economic Development (CUEED) www.business.rutgers.edu/cueed
Saint Louis University Center for Entrepreneurship www.ecenter.slu.edu
Saint Mary’s Univesity Sobey School Business Development Centre www.smu.ca
Salem State University Center for Entrepreneurial Activity http://www.salemstate.edu/academics/schools/2127.php?id=6941
Salisbury University Perdue School of Business www.salisbury.edu
Sam Houston State University Center for Entrepreneurship https://www.shsu.edu/academics/business-administration/
San Diego State University Lavin Entrepreneurship Center http://lavincenter.sdsu.edu/
Santa Clara University My Own Business Institute (MOBI) https://www.scu.edu/mobi/
School of the Art Institute of Chicago Shapiro Center for Research & Collaboration http://www.saic.edu/academics/shapirocenter/
Seton Hall University Center for Entrepreneurial Studies www.shu.edu
Shippensburg University Charles H. Diller Center for Entrepreneurial Leadership & Innovation www.ship.edu/business
Siena College Stack Center f/Innovation & Entrepreneurship www.Siena.edu
Smith College Center for Women & Financial Independence https://www.smith.edu/wfi/
South Carolina State University Innovation and Entrepreneurship Hub www.scsu.edu
Southeast Missouri State University Douglas C. Greene Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurship www.semo.edu/entrepreneurship
Southern Methodist University Caruth Institute for Entrepreneurship www.smu.edu/entrepreneurship
St. Bonaventure University Family Business Program www.sbu.edu
Stanford University STVP – Stanford Technology Ventures Program http://stvp.stanford.edu
State University of New York at Geneseo VentureWorks www.geneseo.edu
Stevens Institute of Technology Stevens Venture Center www.stevens.edu 
Stockholm School of Entrepreneurship Stockholm School of Entrepreneurship www.sses.se
Suffolk University Center for Entrepreneurship www.entrepreneurship.suffolk.edu
Syracuse Falcone Center for Entrepreneurship www.syr.edu
Temple University Innovation and Entrepreneurship Institute www.iei.temple.edu
Texas A&M University Center for New Ventures and Entrepreneurship http://mays.tamu.edu/center-for-new-ventures-and-entrepreneurship/
Texas Christian University Neeley Entrepreneurship Center www.neeley.tcu.edu
The George Washington University GWU Entrepreneurship www.business.gwu.edu
The Hebrew University of Jerusalem HUstart www.HUstart.com
The University of Alabama Alabama Entrepreneurship www.ua.edu
The University of Iowa John Pappajohn Entrepreneurial Center www.iowajpec.org
The University of Mississippi Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurship http://olemisscie.com/
The University of nottingham Hayden Green Institute http://www.nottingham.ac.uk/enterprise 
The University of Texas at Austin The Herb Kelleher Center for Entrepreneurship https://www.mccombs.utexas.edu/Centers/Kelleher-Center
The University of Texas at San Antonio Center for Innovation, Technology and Entrepreneurship http://entrepreneur.utsa.edu
Trinity University Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurship www.trinity.edu
Tulane University Tulane Univ.-Levy-Rosenblum Institute www.freeman.tulane/lri
UC Irvine ANTrepreneur Center www.ANTrepreneur.uci.edu
UCLA Anderson School of Management Harold and Pauline Price Center for Entrepreneurship & Innovation http://www.anderson.ucla.edu/centers/price
UNC Charlotte Ventureprise www.ventureprise.org
UNIVERSIDAD DE LOS ANDES Centro de Emprendimento www.emprendimiento.uniandes.edu.co
Universidad Francisco Marroquín Kirzner Entrepreneurship Center www.fce.ufm.edu/kec
University at Buffalo Center for Entrepreneurial Leadership http://mgt.buffalo.edu/entrepreneurship/center-for-entrepreneurial-leadership-cel.html
University IberoAmericana Department of Outreach and Collaboration http://www.ibero.mx/
University of Arizona McGuire Center for Entrepreneurship https://entrepreneurship.eller.arizona.edu/
University of Arkansas Office of Entrepreneurship and Innovation www.entrepreneurship.uark.edu
University of California, Davis Institute for Innovation and Entrepreneurship http://gsm.ucdavis.edu/entrepreneurship
University of Dayton L. William Crotty Center for Entrepreneurial Leadership https://udayton.edu/business/academics/centers/crottycenter/index.php
University of Delaware Horn Program in Entrepreneurship www.udel.edu/horn
University of Denver Project X-ITE www.ProjectXITE.org
University of Florida Entrepreneurship and Innovation Center http://warrington.ufl.edu/centers/cei
University of Hawaii Pacific Asian Center for Entrepreneurship www.pace.shidler.hawaii.edu
University of Houston Wolff Center for Entrepreneurship www.wce.uh.edu
University of Louisville Forcht Center for Entrepreneurship http://business.louisville.edu/eship/forcht-center-for-entrepreneurship/
University of Maryland, College Park Dingman Center for Entrepreneurship http://www.rhsmith.umd.edu/centers-excellence/dingman-center-entrepreneurship
University of Massachusetts Amherst Berthiaume Center for Entrepreneurship https://www.isenberg.umass.edu/centers/berthiaume-center-for-entrepreneurship
University of Massachusetts Lowell Center for Innovation & Entrepreneurship www.uml.edu/entrepreneurship
University of Memphis Crews Center for Entrepreneurship www.memphis.edu/crews
University of Michigan Center for Entrepreneurship www.cfe.umich.edu
University of Michigan Zell Lurie Institute for Entrepreneurial Studies http://www.zli.bus.umich.edu
University of Michigan-Dearborn iLabs www.umdearborn.edu/cob
University of Missouri System Office of Academic Affairs, Research, and Economic Development https://www.umsystem.edu/ums/aa
University of Nebraska at Kearney Center for Rural Research and Development
University of Nebraska at Omaha Center for Innovation, Entrepreneurship & Franchising www.cief.unomaha.edu
University of New Brunswick International Business & Entrepreneurship Centre http://www.unb.ca/fredericton/business/centres/ibec/about/
University of New Brunswick Pond-Deshpande Centre www.unb.ca
University of New Hampshire Peter T Paul Entrepreneurship Center www.unh.edu/ecenter
University of Newcastle (Australia) Integrated Innovation Network I2N http://www.newcastle.edu.au/research-and-innovation/globalleadership/ overview
University of North Carolina – Greensboro Entrepreneurship Cross Disciplinary Program http://bae.uncg.edu/ecdp/
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Center for Entrepreneurial Studies http://www.kenan-flagler.unc.edu/entrepreneurship
University of North Carolina Wilmington Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurship www.uncw.edu/cie
University of Notre Dame Gigot Center for Entrepreneurship http://gigot.nd.edu/
University of Oklahoma Center for Entrepreneurship http://www.ou.edu/content/price/entecdev/entcenter.html
University of Oregon Lundquist Center for Entrepreneurship https://business.uoregon.edu/centers/lce
University of Oslo Center for Entrepreneurship www.uio.no
University of Pikeville Pikeville Innovation Office http://www.upike.edu/CCOB
University of Pittsburgh Institute for Entrepreneurial Excellence www.entrepreneur.pitt.edu
University of Portland Franz Center for Leadership, Entrepreneurship & Innovation http://www.up.edu/cfe
University of Rochester Ain Center for Entrepreneurship http://www.rochester.edu/entrepreneurship
University of San Francisco Department of Entrepreneurship www.usfc.edu
University of South Carolina Faber Entrepreneurship Center http://mooreschool.sc.edu
University of Southern California Lloyd Greif Center of Entrepreneurial Studies https://www.marshall.usc.edu/faculty/centers/greif
University of St. Thomas Schulze School of Entrepreneurship www.stthomas.edu
University of St. Thomas – Cameron School of Business Center for Free Enterprise and Entrepreneurship http://www.stthom.edu/cameron
University of Tennessee Anderson Center for Entrepreneurship and Innovation www.andersoncei.utk.edu
University of Tennessee Chattanooga UTC Center for Entrepreneurship & Innovation www.utc.edu/college-business
University of Texas at El Paso Mike Loya Center for Innovation and Commerce www.loyacenter.utep.edu
University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center Career & Entrepreneurship Advancement www.mdanderson.org/cea
University of Texas System Entrepreneurship Network www.uts-innovation.com
University of Vermont Center for Entrepreneurship, Making and Design https://www.uvm.edu/~ovpr/?Page=entrepreneurship/default.php&SM=_ef.html
University of Virginia Darden School of Business Batten Institute http://www.darden.virginia.edu/batten-institute
University of Washington Buerk Center for Entrepreneurship www.startup.washington.edu
University of Waterloo Conrad Center for Business, Entrepreneurship and Technology https://uwaterloo.ca/conrad-business-entrepreneurship-technology/
University of Windsor EPICentre http://www.epicentreuwindsor.ca
University of Wisconsin Oshkosh Center for Entrepreneurship/Small Business Development Center www.uwosh.edu/cei
Universtiy of California, Merced Office of Research and Economic Development http://ucmerced.edu
Ursinus College U-Imagine Center for Integrative and Entrepreneurial Studies www.ursinus.edu/uimagine
UT Dallas Institute for Innovation and Entrepreneurship https://innovation.utdallas.edu
Utah State University Clark Center for Entrepreneurship www.hunstman.usu.edu/clarkcenter
Utah Valley University Entrepreneurship Institute www.uvu.edu/entrepreneurship
VIA University College VIA Student Incubator www.via.dk
Virginia Commonwealth University
West Chester University Dr. Edwin Cottrell Entrepreneurial Leadership Center www.wcupa.edu/cottrellcenter
West Virginia University Provost Office www.launch.wvu.edu
Western University Pierre Morrissette Institute for Entrepreneurship www.ivey.uwo.ca/entrepreneurship
Western University Pierre L. Morrissette Institute for Entrepreneurship, Ivey Business School http://www.ivey.uwo.ca/entrepreneurship
Wilfrid Laurier University Schlegel Centre for Entrepreneurship & Social Innovation www.laurierentrepreneur.ca
Worcester Polytechnic Institute Collaborative for Entrepreneurship & Innovation www.wpi.edu/+CEI
Xavier University of Louisiana XULA Entrepreneurship Institute www.xula.edu/business
Yale School of Management Program on Entrepreneurship http://som.yale.edu/faculty-research/centers-initiatives/program-entrepreneurship