Startup Resources

We provide a variety of services and support. Texas Innovation Center services include, but are not limited to:

New Venture Support

We offer events and programming for faculty, postdocs and graduate students that include educational workshops, speaker series, coaching sessions and direct guidance for technology commercialization pathway, from ideation to market validation to fundraising.

Co-Working Space

A dedicated space for researchers and startups based on university research is available for use during monitored business hours and includes open desks and conference rooms to work on ventures and host meetings.

Wet Lab Incubator

We plan to offer lab space with fume hoods for early-stage startups with UT IP to conduct lab work, continuing to develop technology toward a minimum viable product or proof-of-concept embodiment. IP created in this space will belong to the startup company.

Texas Law School Videos and Collateral

The Entrepreneurship and Community Development Clinic provides transactional business law representation to entrepreneurs, nonprofit organizations and community groups. The clinic represents clients on a broad range of transactional legal matters, including:

  • choice of entity counseling,
  • formation of for-profit and nonprofit entities,
  • assistance in obtaining and maintaining federal tax-exempt status,
  • contract review and drafting,
  • real estate work,
  • trademark and copyright filings,
  • employment law counseling, and
  • general counsel services for nonprofit boards of directors.

How to Convert a Texas LLC to a Delaware Corporation
When would you consider converting your Texas LLC to a Delaware C-Corporation? Learn the basics:

How to Form a Delaware Corporation While Residing in Texas
There are separate types of business entities to consider. Learn more about corporations:

Texas Venture Labs Support — Business Development and Financial Forecasting

Jon Brumley Texas Venture Labs is a campus-wide initiative to accelerate startups in taking their innovations to market and to transform graduate students into entrepreneurs and business leaders. Below are helpful templates to utilize for early-stage startups:

Business Model Canvas
Business Model Templates
Capitalization Table Templates
Financial Forecast Templates
Income Statement Templates