eLab is unlike any other class. You build your own company.
You test your market, talk to customers, hone your business plan,
and get ready to launch.
About the program
eLab is a highly competitive, year-long program for students to grow their business and earn course credit.
Ready for eLab?
eLab is not for theory; it is for launching real businesses. If you’ve formed a team, have a concept and exhibit a combination of commitment, passion, coachability, and execution – apply!
“eLab was an amazing place to start Eversound. We were able to get school credit for building the company as well as learn from seasoned entrepreneurs who have built impactful organizations.” Devin Jameson
“eLab is the perfect platform for Cornell entrepreneurs to launch startups and accelerate businesses. The hands-on mentorship challenges and inspires entrepreneurs to grow their network, gain traction, and change the world.” Nick Nickitas
“We joined eLab with a prototype for Specdrums and an idea of who our customers might end up being. By the end of eLab, not only did we have a fully-functional MVP, but more importantly tons of customer interviews that helped shape our product and understanding of our top customer segments.” Steven Dourmashkin