Your Startup Life Starts Here

Penn Wharton Entrepreneurship is here to help Penn students interested in entrepreneurship & innovation find their unique path and career.

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Penn Entrepreneurship Ecosystem

Use our handy tool and filter all of Penn’s entrepreneurial resources by type and also by our two locations.

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Start Here Mondays

Don’t know where to start? Meet with one of our knowledgeable staff and craft your entrepreneurial path.

Brand new to entrepreneurship? Here are 5 ways to get started.

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Entrepreneurship Classes

Work on your startup in class, develop a product, or prepare yourself for a career in startups, private equity & VC, intrapreneurship, or social entrepreneurship.

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Upcoming Events


Penn Wharton Startup Challenge and Showcase

12:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Room G06 and Forum, Jon M. Huntsman Hall


We’re proud to announce this year’s Semifinalists for the 2018-2019 Penn Wharton Startup Challenge. Teams consist of students from The Wharton School, The College of Arts and Sciences, The School of Engineering and Applied Science, The School of Social Policy and Practice, Penn Nursing, and Penn Law. The Startup Challenge and Showcase attracts the best and brightest entrepreneurial minds from across the Penn community as they compete for a chance to win $135,000 in cash and prizes.

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Sanguis founders Daniel Zhang, GR’23, M’23, Divyansh Agarwal, GR’23, M’23, Prateek Agarwal, M’19

#entrePENNeur Stories

Leadership and The Importance of Company Culture

Guiding entrepreneurs making the transition from a successful startup to a large enterprise.

The Pitch: Live from the Wharton School

Katherine Sizov, C’19, founder of  Strella Biotechnology, who won the competition will appear on a full-length episode in late Spring.

Meet Lia: At-Home Pregnancy Steps Into The 21st Century

Karl Ulrich sits down with IPD alumni Bethany Edwards and Anna Simpson to discuss their product Lia

LaunchPad on Sirius XM Channel 132, Business Radio Powered by The Wharton School

Listen to Karl Ulrich, Vice Dean of Entrepreneurship and Innovation, as he interviews today’s leading entrepreneurs and innovators.

2018: The Wharton Year In Review

The comprehensive list of all the events and programs produced by Wharton.

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