USC Viterbi is one of the nation’s top engineering schools, and we anchor Silicon Beach, voted one of the top startup ecosystems in the world. Do you want to take part in the transformation of Los Angeles?
- Community: Join Hacker House, a student-run organization that works to help you get hacking!
- Events: Participate in events hosted by Viterbi Student Innovation Institute (VSi2) for workshops and networking opportunities.
- Competitions & Grants: Apply for the Viterbi innovation competitions, Min Family Engineering Social Entrepreneurship Challenge, or the Maseeh Entrepreneurship Prize Competition (MEPC), and you may qualify for an NSF I-Corps team grant. All of these help you kickstart your new startup!
- Education: Undergraduates can take part in our courses that provide strategies to be a successful entrepreneur within engineering! Learn about our Digital Entrepreneurship Minor.
- Guidance: Sign up for office hours with one of our faculty members who will work with you one-one-one to provide guidance and support along the way.