Innovation Lab and Team Resources


The McGuire Innovation Lab is not your typical student space.

The Innovation Lab contains a collaborative workspace, a maker space and two private meeting rooms, all of which are available to McGuire New Venture Development Program students 24/7.


The CoLab is a modern, high-energy, open work space that is perfect for cooperative new venture team project work. Whether students are brainstorming basic ideas, diving into discussion or collaborating on creative tasks, the CoLab has a space that’s a perfect fit to foster their work.

CoLab Features:

  • Round tables for discussion
  • Tall tables with shared monitors for collaborative task work
  • Lounge areas for teams to kick back and let the creativity flow
  • Mounted glass boards and rolling white boards
  • Wide-screen monitors with every kind of adaptor

Maker Space

The Innovation Lab features a Maker Space with cutting-edge tools and technologies that empower students to engage in rapid prototyping, creative design, multimedia production, advanced programming, and more. Maker Space hardware and software are available 24/7 on a first-come, first-served basis.   

Maker Space Materials:

  • 3D Scanner
  • 3D Printer
  • 3D Laser Printer
  • Oculus Rift
  • Oculus Touch
  • VR Headsets
  • Drone
  • Creative Cloud
  • Drawing Tablet
  • Mac and PCs
  • Printer
  • AV Equipment 

Meeting Rooms 

McGuire Program students may reserve a breakout room for meetings or conference calls with Entrepreneurs in Residence, mentors, legal advisors, investors, advisors, etc.

  • Seating for six
  • White board
  • Wall-mounted wide-screen monitors