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Experience Venture College!

As part of the College of Innovation and Design, Venture College has an expanded program designed to give all Boise State students an opportunity to explore new ideas and acquire skills outside of their major field of study.

Check Out These Exciting Opportunities…

This Week’s WEDNESDAY WAR STORIES presentation by:

Wednesday War Stories start September 3, 2015! Check back often for our updated schedule.


share.ideasJoin us at the College of Innovation and Design Center  (2nd floor of the Library), Sept. 25 – 27th for an intensive weekend of experiential learning. all majors are welcome (non-technical and technical)!  Start, join or bring a team.  You will spend 40 hours immersed in learning skills you need to push boundaries in anything you do. Prototype, data gather, skill-build, connect and eat!  $25 registration before Sept. 15th, $35 after.   6 meals included with registration!                                                                   No one will be turned away because of inability to pay.


presentHosted by Venture College, the Challenge Competition will allow student teams to create and develop solutions to problems that make a meaningful impact in the world.  Mentors will be assigned to each team and a series of workshops will be held to hone presentation skills. $10,000 in cash prizes will be awarded during this October event.


entrep.challengeHosted by Boise State’s College of Business and Economics, this event offers a unique opportunity for aspiring entrepreneurs to test their ideas, models, and planning against competition from other budding entrepreneurs. This is a great networking event, while providing access to a full pool of monetary prizes.


wed.war.storiesOur popular Wednesday War Stories series is coming to the Boise State campus this fall. Join us most Wednesday’s from 5 to 6 pm at the College of Innovation and Design Center (2nd floor of the Library). Successful community members will relate their personal business stories, relating challenges and lessons learned along the way.


open.labPassionate about starting a business? Then join Venture College, where we’re continuing our CORE program.  Immerse yourself in a vigorous, non-credit program of experiential learning.  Define a business idea and find your customers before you make a substantial investment.