- Events and Networking
- CBS Startup Stories
Below is a list of programs and resources accessible for CBS alumni. To learn more and receive regular updates, please sign up for our Alumni Newsletter on the right hand column.
An industry-agnostic, virtual accelerator providing mentorship, workshops, and a global virtual demo day for promising CBS alumni startups. CAVA has 3 cohorts a year.
Columbia Alumni Virtual Accelerator (CAVA) Info and Application →
Columbia University’s co-working space for recent-alumni startups, located on the ground floor of WeWork Soho West.
Columbia Startup Lab Info and Application →
Offers graduating students and recent alumni the opportunity to pitch their startup for $25-$100k in startup funding.
Lang Fund Info and Application→
Evolving set of low-cost online courses for CBS alumni, including Launch Your Startup, complemented with meetups and trips.
Alumni Edge →
Meet with an experienced entrepreneur or investor to get career feedback and/or advice on your startup.
Lang Coach Office Hours →
Speaker series on entrepreneurial topics like ideation, investor pitches, digital marketing, and more.
Lang Talks →
A special evening where alumni founders, investors, and innovators come together to strengthen Columbia's entrepreneurial network.
Alumni Networking Nights →
TechDay (online for 2020) is a unique environment for entrepreneurs to exhibit their concepts and highlight their products/services.
CBS Startup Alley at TechDay →
Columbia alumni enjoy free off-campus access to a wide range of databases and journals.
Columbia University Alumni Library Resources →