DePaul's Coleman Entrepreneurship Center is a partner to the university's nationally ranked academic entrepreneurship program in the Driehaus College of Business. The Center serves as an entrepreneurial hub for DePaul students, faculty and alumni, a​s well as the broader Chicago business community.​​​

As an integral part of the​​ Chicago entrepreneurship ecosystem, the Coleman Entrepreneurship Center advise​s, inspires, and connects DePaul entrepreneurs from many backgrounds and interests. We're the place where:
  • Students can find real-world guidance in starting or growing a business.
  • Chicago-area startups and other companies can find employees and interns.
  • Seasoned entrepreneurs can connect with students to advise and mentor them as they launch new ventures.
Our programs and events are designed for students from throughout the university, and many are open to DePaul alumni as well as the wider Chicago business community.

The Coleman Center is currently accepting applications from young startups seeking interns and from students seeking internships through the Startup Internship Program. Startups may apply online​ now. Undergraduate students may apply using the student application​ through May 13.

To stay in touch with Coleman Entrepreneurship Center activities, join our mailing list here​to receive updates on our news and events. 

The Coleman Entrepreneurship Center is funded in part by The Coleman Foundation​, a private independent grant making organization.