Student Launch Pad

Student Launch Pad is the space on campus for student entrepreneurship. Meet like-minded people, let us help evolve your entrepreneurial ideas, and connect you to resources.

students and faculty brainstorming around a table in the student launch pad space

Although you can't visit the Student Launch Pad, we’re still available during normal business hours. Schedule a virtual meeting.

We’ve gone virtual

We believe everyone is entrepreneurial.

Whether you’re creating a startup or working in a traditional environment, entrepreneurial skills translate to all industries and are vital to succeeding in today’s global marketplace.

At the Student Launch Pad you can:

  • Develop your ideas and business plans with the help of fellow students and entrepreneur mentors.
  • Strengthen your entrepreneurial prowess and innovative thinking skills at interactive programs and events in addition to competitions.
  • Make friends and professional connections to expand your network.

Adrianne Holocker '21 won the 2021 Business Model Competition.

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Success Stories

Check out these inspiring young student and alumni entrepreneurs who got their start at TU.


Kayla Hurley

Launch Pad Leader

Kayla Hurley is majoring in Mass Communications and minoring in Electronic Media and Entrepreneurship. She is also a student of the Honors College. Along with the Student Launch Pad, Kayla is involved with other Towson University clubs: the Tiger Lilies, Fusion Dance Team, Tigerthon and Lambda Kappa Tau (LKT). She is constantly thinking of ideas for new projects. “Together, we can make these ideas come to life!”