Jon Brumley Texas Venture Labs (TVL) at The University of Texas at Austin is a campus-wide initiative to accelerate startups in taking their innovations to market in order to transform graduate students into entrepreneurs and business leaders.
Opportunities for Students
TVL has a series of initiatives designed to help graduate students build entrepreneurial skills, including the TVL Practicum and TVL Leadership Practicum and New Venture Creation I & II courses, the TVL Scholarship, and the Venture Partner program. Graduate students can also compete in the Texas Venture Labs Investment Competition. Learn more about opportunities for students.
Opportunities for Startups and Investors
The TVL Accelerator provides an opportunity for startups to take their ventures to the next level with the unique benefit of leveraging UT resources and talent. TVL also provides a venue for investors to engage with research and startups from the University of Texas at Austin through the Venture Expo, and the Venture Labs Investment Competitions (VLIC). Business leaders can also volunteer to judge VLIC to provide mentorship and valuable feedback to student entrepreneurs. Learn more about opportunities for businesses.
To learn more about TVL and our initiatives, email us or visit our office. Office hours for both students and the business community are every Wednesday from 12:30 to 1:30 and every Thursday from 2:00 to 3:00 at the One Twenty 5 Cafe in the AT&T Executive Center, except for holidays.