Innovate Here

Discover the possibilities

Are you a student looking to study, collaborate, or start a new innovative project? Are you a faculty member teaching a class? Or are you a member of the community wanting to support student entrepreneurs? No matter who you are, the Student Innovation Center has something for you.

With more than 140,000-square-feet of multi-functional space, plus a series of Innovation Programs and state-of-the-art Makerspaces, the center is here to support your passions and help put your ideas into action.


The Student Innovation Center is equipped with state-of-the-art makerspaces to support our students, faculty, and staff as they work to turn ideas into products.

Schedule a Study Room

Looking to find a quiet space to study? Or do you need a meeting room where you can collaborate with your peers on an upcoming project? Learn how you can book one of the Student Innovation Center’s study spaces.

Community Resources

Grab a hot coffee from Sparks Cafe, shop at Innovate 1858 boutique, or utilize printing services for your next project. Whether you’re a student, faculty or staff member, or a member of the greater community, there is something for you at the Student Innovation Center.

Join the Innovation Fellows

Join a group of ambitious and distinctive thinkers and dreamers. Earn as you learn your way through the Innovation Fellows program, where you get access to the minds and models of global influencers and innovators.

Innovation Programs

Flagship Friday Forum

A moderated conversation with global leaders offering students, faculty, staff and community members insight into behavioral characteristics that drive industry-changing innovation.

Innovation Circuit Series

Delivered by industry experts and influencers, these immersive, topically-linked sessions give students an opportunity to gain expertise, innovate, and contribute meaningfully.

Dash & Sprint Challenges

Innovation Dash and Sprint challenges bring students with diverse backgrounds and expertise together with industry leaders to create and propose solutions to specific problems.

Professional Practices Forum

Sessions for institutional leaders, alumni, faculty, staff and graduate students to gain skills, solve problems, collaborate and innovate together.

Host an Event

The Student Innovation Center has a variety of spaces available for events, including the Step-a-torium, with the largest LED screen on campus providing a dramatic presentation space and numerous meeting and multipurpose rooms.

Student Organizations

The Student Innovation Center is the perfect space to call home for your club or organization. Whether you’re looking to reserve an office space or host an event, the Student Innovation Center makes the perfect hub for your organization’s activities.

Teach Here

Learn more about the general university classrooms located in the Student Innovation Center.

Contact Us

Contact us with any questions, and we look forward to seeing and innovating with you!

Innovation in Action