Stanford Venture Studio

The Stanford Venture Studio is an entrepreneurship hub for graduate students exploring new venture ideas. It connects students to resources, entrepreneurial expertise, and an interdisciplinary community of like-minded peers and alumni.

A student team meeting in the colab
The NGP CoLab
The CoLab is equipped with tools for ideation, prototyping, and experimenting.
Student teams showcasing their ideas at Demo Day.
Demo Day
Venture Studio teams have the opportunity to showcase their ideas to experienced founders, industry leaders, and investors.
Two people sitting at a table.
Office Hours
Weekly opportunities to meet one-on-one with entrepreneurial advisers who have expertise in marketing, finance, design, team building, and more.

The Stanford Venture Studio is self-directed and unstructured, offering students a trusted network of mentors, advisors, peers, and alumni to guide them in the process of developing a new business idea while exploring entrepreneurship as a career path.

NetworkAn ecosystem of peers, alumni, investors, and industry partners.

ExperienceAdvice and mentoring at every stage of your venture.

Free startup tools and services to get you started.

24/7 access to coworking space in the NGP CoLab.