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Alumni & Friends
Alumni & Friends
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Our alumni make it possible for us to give students the tools they need to build and launch a purpose-driven business. From mentorship to classroom speaking, our alumni are a vital piece of our mission to do good and do well. Learn more about how you can get involved below.

  • Classroom Partnerships
    Whether you're interested in serving as a classroom speaker or having your organization partner with students, we invite you to partner with our highly ranked entrepreneurship academic program. We offer opportunities for you to speak about your experience as a business owner or entrepreneurial expert or develop mutually beneficial partnerships and class projects with students.

    Contact a CEC staff member to learn more

  • Coleman Mentorship Program
    Join our CEC Mentorship Program as a mentor. CEC Mentors provide advice, consultation and networking connections to our students, alumni, faculty and staff.

    Learn more about mentorship

  • Internship Program
    If you have an incorporated business, join our internship program. You or someone within your business will work one-on-one with carefully vetted students to develop specific projects at your organization or entrepreneurial venture.

    Learn more about internships

  • Speakers/judges at events and competitions
    We host a variety of events that help students develop ideas and businesses. Judges, partners and/or speakers give students the exposure and expertise they need to make their ventures a reality.

    Learn more about our events

Get in touch

Coleman Entrepreneurship Center
1 E. Jackson Blvd., Suite 7900
Chicago, IL 60604
Phone: (312) 362-8625