LaunchIn with the Lavin Entrepreneurship Center

Connecting Aspiring Students with Growing Companies


LaunchIn event.LaunchIn is an event hosted by the Center that helps motivated students connect with innovative local startups. With a LaunchIn both Spring and Fall semesters, students have the opportunity to develop meaningful relationships with local ventures. Each event hosts a panel of experienced entrepreneurs who share their stories about growing their businesses.

Our Spring LaunchIn is particularly impactful for it hosts a hiring event with over 40 local startups who are interested in taking on SDSU students as interns and employees. Connecting both driven students and growing startups creates mutually beneficial relationships and forms links between the campus and the local San Diego business environment.

The LaunchIn event is designed to help growing companies and startups acquire talent that supports and accelerates their expansion. Located in the dynamic and spacious Montezuma Hall, LaunchIn connects over 200 enthusiastic and aspiring candidates with companies that are looking to increase revenue and market share. Our team will utilize campus resources to market your organization and scout students that match your mission, goals and values so you can hire with confidence!


  • Looking to hire paid interns, part-time and/or full-time employees (you will work directly with students on wages and hiring details)
  • Must be able to provide minimum job details. Ex: "Familiarity with SEO", "Social Media Marketing", "Web Developer Needed", "Financial Data Analysis", "Proficient in HTML"
  • The cost for a table at the event is $100. This includes a table, two chairs, parking, tent cards with your company's name and inclusion in our marketing efforts to the campus’s 32,000 students




 For questions, please contact Bernhard Schroeder at [email protected].


This program is currently in hiatus.