A Unique Accelerator for Early Stage Technology Startups

Located in the heart of Silicon Beach in Marina Del Rey, the USC Viterbi Startup Garage is an accelerator for early-stage technology startups. As a member of the Viterbi Startup Garage program you will enjoy the following:

  1. A place to call home – Enjoy 24/7 access to co-working space. Our residents view our space as their primary office, and our associates enjoy dropping by regularly to engage with colleagues, mentors, and staff.
  2. An amazing community – Surround yourself by like-minded entrepreneurs, working under the same roof to bring ideas to life. Join a community where teams are supportive of one another, readily help each other, and cheer each other on as they seek to make their own dent in the universe.
  3. Extensive free support – With tactical assistance including Innovator-in-Residence coaching, topical workshops, and more, enjoy the resources you need to transform technology into a viable business— at absolutely no cost. Because we are supported by the University of Southern California Viterbi School of Engineering, we do not take equity or charge any fees.
  4. Access to the USC network – Get dialed in to USC’s famed network of alumni, mentors, investors and potential partners, both here in Southern California and beyond.


USC Viterbi Startup Garage

4676 Admiralty Way
Suite 503
Marina Del Rey, CA 90292

Become a Resident

If you’re an early-stage technology startup team passionate about having a positive impact on the world and interested in being an active participant in a vibrant community, then we are a good fit for you. To be considered for residency, do one of the following:

  • Take part in Synchrotron, the annual 8-week evening workshop series hosted by the Viterbi Startup Garage. Synchrotron is designed to help early-stage tech startups address critical issues on the path to launch. Participants are automatically considered for residency in the Viterbi Startup Garage.
  • Apply by simply filling out the application form!

Contact Us

For more information, contact us via email at vsg@usc.edu.

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