Located in the heart of Silicon Valley, Santa Clara University is at the global nexus of high-technology industry, venture capital, and entrepreneurial talent. Santa Clara’s Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurship (CIE) strives to foster, promote and strengthen this talent locally by leveraging a unique combination of strengths and advantages:
- our ideal location
- a 450-year Jesuit educational tradition
- state-of-the-art facilities
- distinguished faculty, staff, alumni and friends
The CIE helps prepare students for entrepreneurial leadership through a variety of opportunities within diverse organizational settings providing networking, educational and advisory services. Engaging with an extensive alumni network, industry leaders, and like-minded peers enables our students to take advantage of a broad network of resources.