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ULaunch @ UMass

Event Details

February 10—February 11, 2018 10:00 am-6:00 pm

Bartlett Hall

Room: 301

UMass Amherst Campus

Handicap access available
Free admission
Molly O'Mara

Have you been kicking around an idea for a while and don't know where to start? Welcome to ULaunch @ UMass 2018.

Over the course of two days, you will join 60 aspiring entrepreneurs, engineers, coders and graphic designers all with the goal of creating a team and launching your own startup right here at UMass.

We'll provide the space, innovative people, food and resources you need to take the first major steps in starting your entrepreneurial venture. You don't need to have an idea or team already, you can make one here or join a team.

What you get at ULaunch:

  • Mentors and resources to start or join a startup over the weekend
  • Up to $100 in funding per team to spend on resources to build your business
  • Free AutoDesk 3D Design Software (for modeling products)
  • Access to startup resources, templates and mentors
  • Free ULaunch T-shirt
  • Complimentary Bueno Y Sano burrito dinner
  • Complimentary pizza dinner
  • A startup you could run for life.

Our goal is to give students with a creative passion the means to express their entrepreneurial talents, create something of their own and make it a reality with the help of our sponsors and mentors.

Winning teams will be awarded a cash prize to advance your startup.

Event Category

Student Activity