UArizona Ecosystem Resources
Explore the UArizona innovation ecosystem for post-launch startup support.
As a part of the UArizona ecosystem, university entrepreneurs and startups have numerous powerful resources available to help them move their enterprises forward. Check out the resources below, but please contact us for help exploring options and making connections.
The University of Arizona Center for Innovation
An incubation network with outposts across Southern Arizona connecting startups with resources to help them grow and fuel the local economy.
The University of Arizona's FORGE accelerators connect startup teams with coaches, mentors, and industry experts. It provides a unique business innovation hub that combines startup acceleration, experiential student education, and corporate innovation.
Tech Parks Arizona
Tech Parks Arizona is the innovation hub that oversees the UArizona Tech Park at Rita Road, the UArizona Tech Park at the Bridges, and the UArizona Center for Innovation. These offices provide the interactive ground that fosters collaboration between global business and the University’s pool of resources and talent to bring forward large scale solutions and impact.
Research, Innovation and Impact
Along with the organizations above, Tech Launch Arizona is part of Research, Innovation and Impact (RII) at the UArizona. This overarching unit is responsible for advancing transformative excellence in research across campus, with particular attention to our land-grant mission of service to the State of Arizona. RII enables the research success of faculty through supporting university research centers, institutes, museums and core facilities; providing research development, stewardship, compliance and safety services; and securing strategic external partnerships.