welcome to the Launch pad:

An Entrepreneurial LIVING LEARNING COMMUNITY in Creswell Hall!

Apply today for the entrepreneurship residence hall!


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 open for the launch pad 2019 cohort. 

Apply Today! Spots are limited.

*Note: You must be accepted to UGA to apply.