Take Your Concept to the Next Level

All UD students who are actively pursuing the launch and growth of a business are eligible to apply to become participants in VentureOn. Participants receive 24-hour access to the VDC, business advisory and other services as well as in-kind support. They also receive scheduling priority and invitations to special events as well as automatic enrollment into the flexible benefits program for copying & printing, media production, promotional, and supply needs. 

Fall 2021 Schedule


September 1, 2021

Applications open for VentureOn 

September 13, 2021

Applications due for VentureOn 

Looking for a Community?

Just getting started in the world of startups? Check out e-club (entrepreneurship club) every Wednesday night 7:30 p.m. at the Venture Development Center at 132 E. Delaware Ave., Newark, DE 19711. All UD students are welcome. No obligations. No commitments. 

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