Inclusive Launch Foundry

Startup and Innovation CoLab powered by Blackstone LaunchPad

Program Description

The Inclusive Launch Foundry micro-credential empowers students from diverse backgrounds to be our next innovators, entrepreneurs, makers and creators. Inclusive Launch is an accelerated startup training and internship program that will enable you to develop your research and business ideas into ventures through a cohort setting, over 14 weeks. Students have access to a CoLab venture coach for one-on-one coaching and they complete an external internship experience.

Program Contact

Hadar Borden
340 Student Union
Buffalo, NY 14260
Phone: 716-645-8111


  • Undergraduate or Graduate

Who is Eligible

  • Current UB Students Only

Credit or Non-Credit

  • Non-Credit

Instruction Method

  • In Person (no courses offered online)

Average Time to Completion

  • Two Semesters

Skills Obtained*

  • Career and Self-Development
  • Communication
  • Critical Thinking
  • Equity and Inclusion
  • Leadership
  • Professionalism
  • Teamwork