The Zell Lurie Institute augments business courses by placing students inside entrepreneurial environments where they can work on real problems with real people in real time and by supporting students in the development of their business ventures and preparing them for launch.

ZLI Resources

The Zell Lurie Institute for Entrepreneurial Studies, at the Ross School of Business, provides the programs, staff, and infrastructure to support entrepreneurs of all types and companies at all stages of development.

Current Events

Current Events


Attend the Michigan Business Challenge (MBC) Semi-Finals, Seigle Impact Track Finals, and MBC Finals to discover innovative University of Michigan entrepreneurs.


ZLI's elite mentorship experience is for student entrepreneurs who plan to work on their new ventures full time after graduation. Come learn about the Zell Entrepreneurs Program from members of this year's cohort and program faculty at 4pm in Blau Hall room B3580.