The CIE Hatchery is a student incubator that offers student entrepreneurs workspace, office support, mentors and other resources necessary for a startup to succeed faster. It’s located in the Cotchett Education Building (building 2, room 206). It is an on-campus program that fosters entrepreneurship initiatives among the student body. The program is open to all Cal Poly students interested in learning how to take a business from idea generation to launch.
Through the combination of mentorship, weekly workshops, startup assignments, and an array of other activities and events, students will gain hands-on experience in launching a company. They will also develop essential entrepreneurial skills in communication, goal setting, and leadership.