Resources for New & Prospective Students
Welcome to the Lassonde Entrepreneur Institute and Lassonde Studios. We are a nationally-ranked hub for student entrepreneurs and innovators at the University of Utah. We encourage all new and incoming students to learn more about us and get involved. We have many programs and opportunities, from living at Lassonde Studios to weekly workshops. Use the resources below to get started. Then register for a tour or contact us for more information.
For High School Students
The Lassonde Entrepreneur Institute welcomes everyone to join the community, including high school students! See below for engaging ways to get involved and jumpstart your ideas!
High School Utah Entrepreneur Challenge
All high school students in Utah, ages 14-18, are welcome to participate in the High School Utah Entrepreneur Challenge. Enter a business idea for a chance to win cash and scholarships.
Meet with a Lassonde Ambassador
The Lassonde Ambassador and Mentor Program is a student-run initiative focused on helping high school students explore higher education at the University of Utah.
Lassonde Info Session & Tours
We host weekly information sessions and tours at Lassonde Studios. Browse online to see available dates and times. All are welcome to attend.
Watch ‘Live Create Launch at Lassonde’
For University of Utah Students
All current and incoming students at the University of Utah are welcome to participate in the many programs at the Lassonde Entrepreneur Institute. Live at Lassonde, attend a workshop, take a class, and more!
Browse Programs & Events
We offer many programs and events for all students at the U. We offer grants, office space, workshops, meetups, certificates, degrees, and a residential experience program at Lassonde Studios. Many programs and events are free.
Live at Lassonde Studios
Learn about and apply to live at Lassonde Studios, our award-winning innovation facility. The building features community and creation space on the first floor with four floors of residential space above.
Scholarship & Leadership Opportunities
The Lassonde Entrepreneur Institute programs are mostly managed by students for students. Students are welcome to apply for a scholarship to run one of our many engagement opportunities. Many positions are available.
Learn more about the Lassonde Entrepreneur Institute and Lassonde Studios. The institute provides many opportunities for students to dream big and make a difference.
Learn about past students in our community and how they launched at Lassonde in our many resources. We have features, videos, publications, and more for you to browse and get inspired.
About the Lassonde Entrepreneur Institute
Browse our many other resources to learn more about us and our many opportunities for you to explore entrepreneurship, learn by doing, and achieve your dreams.
Have questions? Need help? Or want to visit us? We want to hear from you. Contact our office, or find someone who works here.