» Leatherby Center for Entrepreneurship and Business Ethics

The Leatherby Center for Entrepreneurship and Business Ethics is accelerating entrepreneurial success through research, education, and collaboration. Our mission is to be a world-class entrepreneur and entrepreneur education program. We do this by empowering and energizing student and alumni entrepreneurs, through connecting and collaborating with investors and mentors and offering different innovative programs and events hosted by the Leatherby Center.

There are many different ways to get involved with the Leatherby Center for Entrepreneurship and Business Ethics. Learn more About Us and our Programs by clicking on the different tabs. If you interested in being a part of the Extended Leatherby Center Family, please Contact Us.

 
  • Location & Hours
  • Room Bookings & Space
  • FAQ
  • The Leatherby Center is located on the west part of campus, at 549 West Palm Ave, Orange CA. Enter the parking lot and it is the red building in the right corner.

    Doors are open from 8 a.m. - 8 p.m. If you are a member of the LaunchLabs you qualify for keycard access to use the space 24/7. Please contact Karen Akiyama for further assistance.
  • If you are a member of the Leatherby Center for Entrepreneurship as either a mentor, student or team, you are able to book Conference Rooms for Entrepreneurship meetings. Please limit usage for Entrepreneurial work only, you are not supposed to be using this for other non-related meetings. To book the conference rooms, please use the link that was provided to you by the Leatherby Leadership Team. 

    If you wish to book the Large conference room or are interested in hosting your event in the Leatherby Center please Contact Us.

  • Please see our FAQ page for more information about rules, requirements and other inquiries. If you do not find what you are looking for, please Contact Us.

Leatherby Calendar

September 9th - Open-House Mixer

September 30th - Entrepreneur Boot Camp Series

October 6th - Opportunity Fair

LaunchLabs Application Deadline is September 16th!

Launch Labs is a part of Chapman University Argyros School of Business, an initiative that allows students and alumni the opportunity to work on their business ideas in our incubator. If you are ready-willing-able to start your own Venture then apply to the LaunchLabs by sending us a 3-minute video of your Product, Market & Team. Learn more.