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BUild Lab IDG Capital Student Innovation Center

Located on Commonwealth Avenue, the BUild Lab IDG Capital Student Innovation Center is home to Innovate@BU programs and is a space for BU Terriers to launch ideas, develop innovation and entrepreneurship skills, and get inspired.

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Innovation Pathway

Ready to transform your idea into something real? The Innovation Pathway is a self-paced program that guides students toward the resources and funding needed to launch a new idea of any kind.

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Signature Programs

At our signature programs, you can get inspired to create meaningful impact, learn to think like an entrepreneur, win funding, connect with experts and mentors, and so much more!

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Computer Science for All with NJ Umoh (CAS’23)

Meet NJ (CAS’23), a computer science major determined to help beginners and professionals more easily learn computer science concepts with his venture, CompSciLib.

Announcing the Winners of the 2022 New Venture Competition!

MetNet and Ollie take home first place and $18,000 in cash prizes at the 2022 New Venture Competition Finale.

Meet the 2022 New Venture Competition Finalists!

On April 28, 2022, these 12 BU-led startup and social impact teams will compete for $64,000 in cash prizes at Innovate@BU’s Innovator Night.

Announcing the Semi-Finalists for the Campus Hunger Challenge

Innovate@BU and the YMCA of Greater Boston are delighted to announce the ten semi-finalists of the 2022 Campus Hunger Challenge!

How to Use the Power of Your Authentic Story to Move Your Venture Forward – Story Slam Takeaways

On March 15, our Innovator in Residence Jonathan Allen hosted an inspiring evening at the BUild Lab all about the power of storytelling.

11 Wellbeing Challenge Finalists Are Awarded $500 in Seed Funding

This fall student teams joined the BUild Lab’s community impact challenge to develop project or venture ideas that promote social, emotional and/or physical wellbeing.

Meet the 2021 Summer Accelerator Cohort

On June 7, 2021, Innovate@BU will kick off its annual Summer Accelerator program. 

Mount and RefEd Take Top Prize at Boston University’s $64k New Venture Competition Finale 

On Friday, April 16, 2020, Boston University’s Innovate@BU initiative awarded $64,000 to six student and alumni startups in the annual New Venture Competition.