welcome to the Launch pad:
An Entrepreneurial LIVING LEARNING COMMUNITY in Creswell Hall!
applications for launch pad 2019-2020 have closed.
*Note: You must be accepted to UGA to apply.
Located on the 4th floor of Creswell Hall, the Launch Pad can house up to 40 aspiring entrepreneurs. Students who participate in the Launch Pad will have roommates from the Entrepreneurship Living Learning Community. Incoming freshmen of all majors who have an interest in one day owning their own business or other enterprise are invited to apply to the housing community and receive:
Automatic acceptance into the Entrepreneurship Certificate Program (provided the student meets minimum requirements)
Enrollment in the Entrepreneurship First-Year Odyssey Seminar
Complimentary membership in the Four Athens Tech Incubator or another local incubator
Complimentary membership in the Society of Entrepreneurs
Access to a Maker Space within the lobby of Creswell that includes 3-D printer capability, raspberry pi support, and other tools for prototyping concepts throughout the duration of your undergraduate studies at UGA
Internship opportunities with UGA's Innovation Gateway, Small Business Development Center, and other campus units
Applications are now closed for the launch pad 2019-2020 cohort.
Downing Barber, Founder & CEO of Barberitos and Barberitos Franchising Inc. speaks to Launch Pad 18-19 students.
Drew French, Founder of YourPie speaks to Launch Pad 18-19 students.