Carnegie Mellon University

Undergraduate Entrepreneurship Association

Welcome to the Undergraduate Entrepreneurship Association (UEA), your gateway to a dynamic community of aspiring innovators and future business leaders. Our mission is to empower, educate, and inspire the next generation of entrepreneurs at CMU. Whether you're a student looking to launch your own startup, connect with like-minded individuals, or gain valuable entrepreneurial skills, UEA is your key to unlocking endless possibilities.

At CMU UEA, we are more than just a club; we are a diverse and passionate group of students committed to fostering innovation, creativity, and business acumen. Here's what you can expect when you engage with us:

1. Entrepreneurial Education: Our association offers a wealth of resources to help you gain a solid foundation in entrepreneurship. From workshops on business strategy to guest lectures by successful entrepreneurs, we provide opportunities for you to expand your knowledge and skills.

2. Networking: UEA connects you with a network of fellow students, alumni, and industry professionals who share your passion for entrepreneurship. Whether you're seeking a co-founder for your startup idea or looking for mentorship, our community is here to support you.

3. Startup Incubation: Have a groundbreaking business idea? CMU UEA provides access to resources like funding opportunities and mentorship to help you turn your vision into reality. 

4. Events and Competitions: Throughout the year, we organize a variety of events, hackathons, and pitch competitions where you can put your entrepreneurial skills to the test. These events not only offer valuable experience but also the chance to win prizes and gain recognition. Our most notable event is the Carnegie Mellon Venture Challenge, our annual national pitch competition. To learn more, visit

5. Workshops and Seminars: Learn from industry experts through our workshops and seminars on topics ranging from marketing strategies and product development to financial planning and venture capital.

Get Involved: Becoming a part of UEA is easy. Whether you're a seasoned entrepreneur or just starting to explore the world of startups, we welcome all levels of experience and backgrounds. Join our mailing list, converse in our Slack channel, and attend our events to become a member today!