Business Engagement


The entrepreneurial spirit at the University of Michigan is strong. From interns that bring new ideas into your organization to accelerator programs that can take your startup to the next level, the Zell Lurie Institute can provide the necessary resources to grow your startup.  

Venture capital firms

The Zell Lurie Institute works to build mutually beneficial relationships with venture capital firms - exposing our students to the opportunities in the space while granting investors a firsthand look at emerging, high-growth companies. 

Private equity firms

As a leader in entrepreneurial education, ZLI hosts venture capital and private equity events and symposium each year. Private equity professionals are invited to learn from cutting-edge academics and business leaders while networking with our global community.

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