Innovation has been a hallmark of a UNC education for more than 125 years, and it continues to guide and transform the university’s strategies and efforts. Learn more about our faculty, staff and community efforts to bring innovative programs and ideas to life.
Nurturing innovations to advance academics at UNC, creating new programs, new learners, new pedagogies and student success.
UNC Biz Hub Collaborative
Housed in UNC’s award-winning Montfort College of Business, UNC Biz Hub Collaborative is dedicated to helping businesses succeed through innovative technology, community engagement and business expertise.
Promoting and rewarding entrepreneurial spirit, the Entrepreneurial Challenge invites start-up ventures to compete for prize money and resources.
Innovation Development and Enterprise Advancement is an “idea accelerator” turning creative ideas into marketable reality.
UNC CENTER AND INSTITUTES
UNC's 19 centers and institutes lead the way in research, offer community services and provide professional development opportunities for students and professionals.
Learn more about UNC’s Campus Commons, a building that will house UNC’s commitment to student success and a project that will be the foundation of civic and community engagement at UNC.