It's a good time to start up!
- Idea TestLab Program
- 1-on-1 Coaching & Mentoring
- Design Thinking Workshops
- Legal and Intellectual Property Services
For Makers, Creators, and Hobbyists
Classes and workshops will be offered for hobbyists, creators, and makers of all ages. STEAM experiences will be available for the K-12 population.
Through our partnership with the Utility Works MakerSpace, we can help you get access to the equipment you need to build your future. Discover, explore and build with:
- 3D printers
- Laser cutters
- Sewing machines
- And so much more!
Meet new people working on ideas and businesses, host team meetings, or take your business to the next level using on-site Utility Works entrepreneur offices and studios.
- Private suites and studio space
- Conference rooms
- 24/7 building access
Sound Lab: Coming Soon
Beginning in late 2022, Utility Works Makerspace will offer the ability to record your podcasts and more in a modern and comfortable recording space, where you get professional equipment and sound quality. Be on the look out for classes and expert advice sessions coming soon.
No-cost Legal Advice
The Penn State Law Intellectual Property Clinic provides entrepreneurs in Pennsylvania free assistance to determine if they have intellectual property and how to protect it.
No-cost Intellectual Property Advice
Provides entrepreneurs free assistance to determine if they have intellectual property and how to protect it.
Stay up-to-date with what’s happening in our entrepreneurship and innovation ecosystem.
Tools for Entrepreneurs, Innovators, and Industry
Our Navigators are built with you in mind. See what Penn State has to offer.
The Resource Navigator showcases entrepreneurship and innovation resources in Penn State University communities across Pennsylvania.
The Intellectual Property Navigator is a showcase of Penn State University’s intellectual property available for licensing.
The Startup Navigator is a showcase of startups with Penn State DNA.