Blackstone LaunchPad at the University at Buffalo

President Tripathi joins Blackstone Foundation leadership and UB faculty and staff for the ribbon cutting ceremony at the grand opening event.

Blackstone LaunchPad at the University at Buffalo is a campus-based entrepreneurship program that supports and mentors students, staff and alumni.

Who should sign up?

Blackstone LaunchPad is available to all UB students, staff and alumni, regardless of your major, experience or discipline. Blackstone's goal is to introduce you to entrepreneurship, help you develop entrepreneurial skills and enable you to independently achieve success in whatever venture you pursue.

Learn more about why Blackstone is doing this and who sees your information.

Just have an idea?

We'll help you flesh out initial concepts and understand the roadmap to execute on them.

Already formed a company?

We can help you overcome obstacles as you look to grow and scale your business.

Just curious?

Participate in events, join the online community or sign up for free mentorship.

Ready to schedule a meeting?

UB students, staff and alumni are eligible to take advantage of resources at the Blackstone LaunchPad at UB. You can start by signing up for an account through our online entrepreneurship community.

For more information or to set up an appointment, contact the Blackstone LaunchPad at UB at or 716-645-8111. You can also stop by our office in 220 Student Union.