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Innovation Hub

CSUSM Innovation Hub

meeting societal needs through innovation and entrepreneurship


  • Support students and faculty who have new or innovative ideas that could be possible solutions to societal needs.
  • Engage with community members and seek partnerships opportunities.
  • Foster a campus spirit of innovation in and beyond the Hub.

Innovation Hub Sponsors 


Innovation Challenge

Fall 2020 Innovation Challenge

The CSUSM Fall 2020 Innovation Challenge is part of the Innovation Challenge series, a quarterly ideation competition managed by the CSUSM Innovation Hub. The goal of this program is to foster real-life solutions to specific challenges in our communities. Sponsored by the CSUSM College of Business Administration MBA program and the Hersh Family. 

Overview and Application Form

Summer 2020 Innovation Challenge

During the challenge, students and teams used their creativity to develop an innovative product, service, or program and present their ideas to be judged by a panel of innovative and entrepreneurial experts. View the winning projects.



Every Thursday at 12:00pm

Join us for weekly online tech talks that include topics on emerging technologies, leading tech organizations, managing online teams and why inclusion matters in your growing business. We are here to answer all your questions about entrepreneurship, technology, and everything in between. You can submit questions on our social media or by emailing

We hope to see you there!

YouTube videos of previous Tech School sessions

Past Events



Bringing the resources, education and support to develop collaborative student/faculty/community partnerships in order to meet societal needs through innovation and entrepreneurship.


The Innovation Hub will support our community by addressing societal needs through innovative practices and partnerships situated at the intersection of diversity, inclusion and student success, with a focus on enriching the intellectual, civic, economic, and cultural life of our region.

Contact Us

Want to be involved? Tell us more!

To learn more about innovation/entrepreneurship at CSUSM, contact: 

To learn about giving in support of innovation/entrepreneurship at CSUSM contact: 
Jocelyn Wyndham: 


CSUSM Extended Learning Building
288 Campus Way - Suite 102
San Marcos, CA 92078