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Dunn-Richmond Center SIU

The Saluki Ventures program is designed to take students beyond their education and any Registered Student Organization – to put their newly acquired knowledge and skills into practice.

Students who complete the program should be able to:

  • Grasp a fundamental understanding of their business idea, learn how they work as an individual and decide where they want to take their business
  • Develop the ability to think like an entrepreneur by identifying opportunities, managing risks, adapting to change and making decisions
  • Establish attainable personal and professional goals
  • Acquire the personal skills needed to interact with professionals, entrepreneurs, and mentors within the community
  • Learn how to continually innovate their product or service

To take action, please contact us by email at innovation@siu.edu.

Or, if you are ready to apply, please click here for our online application.