Laurier LaunchPad allows WLU students to create businesses for course credit

January 9, 2013

Wilfrid Laurier University and the Waterloo Accelerator Centre (AC) announced Tuesday a new partnership involving the Laurier LaunchPad, a program that enables students from all WLU faculties to set up strong, viable businesses for full-course credit. Once students have completed the course, they are encouraged to continue developing their venture by remaining in the program and using the LaunchPad's resources and programming. The partnership will integrate the LaunchPad program with the AC's Accelerator Program, providing entrepreneurial-savvy students and alumni with access to the Accelerator Program, including the use of the Laurier LaunchPad office located at the AC. WLU News Release