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Welcome to the top-ranked McGuire Center for Entrepreneurship. 

The McGuire Center, a pioneer in entrepreneurship education, continues to be recognized as one of the nation’s elite entrepreneurship centers, offering a variety of rigorous and enriching educational opportunities to more than 1,100 students from across the University of Arizona each year. 

These are some of the most frequently clicked links for current students, though feel free to contact us if you need additional information.

All UA Students

Eller Undergraduate Students

UA Undergraduate Students (Non-Eller)

MBA Students

Doctoral Students 



McGuire New Venture Development Program Admissions Info and Deadlines

Named the "crown jewel" of the University of Arizona by USA Today/The Princeton Review, the McGuire New Venture Development Program is a globally recognized program open to UA undergraduate and graduate students from all fields of study. 

When To Apply

The competitive-entry McGuire New Venture Development Program accepts applications UA students each Fall for the following academic year cohort. 

Plan To Apply

  • Undergraduate students: Apply during your junior year to participate in the McGuire NVD Program during your senior year. 

  • Master's students: Apply in the penultimate year of study to participate in the McGuire NVD Program during your final year. 

  • Doctoral students: Apply during any year of study. 

How To Apply

Visit McGuire New Venture Development Program for details. 


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