There's still time to make a gift. Click here to donate today!
Entrepreneurship and Commercialization Center
Your support funds a real-life entrepreneurship laboratory for UTRGV and the community

The Entrepreneurship and Commercialization Center's (ECC) mission is to assist entities and entrepreneurs in developing and expanding their ventures through education. ECC serves as a real-life entrepreneurship laboratory for the University and the community. Entrepreneurs can collaborate to take advantage of opportunities and create value through business incubation, training programs, workshops, networking, funding opportunities, and research in today's global environment. The ECC serves our local and regional startups, small to medium-sized business communities, and the international community, all while specializing in the entrepreneurs' needs.

Since 2011, the ECC has served entrepreneurs in business development by meeting their business needs through entrepreneurial programming, coaching, mentoring, and consultations. Our incubation services are led by trained staff members who guide the entrepreneur around what it takes to build a successful business venture. Staff members are certified in business coaching, incubation management, entrepreneurial development, mentoring, and technology commercialization.

Top Programs by Amount Raised
Check out the programs bringing in the most dollars raised on UTRGV Day of Giving!
Rank Program / Department Raised
1 School of Medicine $107,100.00
2 Athletics $55,547.00
3 Center for Latin American Arts $25,000.00
4 Vackar College of Business & Entrepreneurship $7,690.00
5 Area of Greatest Need $7,371.00
Top Programs by Number of Donors
Check out the programs with the most donors on UTRGV Day of Giving!
Rank Program / Department Donors
1 Area of Greatest Need 57
2 Vackar College of Business & Entrepreneurship 40
3 College of Health Professions 28
4 Athletics 26
5 Student Food Pantry 22
See what people are sharing about UTRGV Day of Giving 2022!
Rank State Gifts
1 TX 1
2 AA 0
2 AE 0
Don't forget to share!

Questions? See our FAQ.

Or you can contact us at