UVA Licensing & Ventures Group

Transforming ideas into innovations with impact

Our Approach

We partner with faculty, entrepreneurs, and investors to bring innovations discovered at UVA into the marketplace

  • Engage

    We work with creators to discover the innovation’s smartest path to impact

  • Protect

    We navigate the legal & patenting process to protect ideas developed at UVA

  • Develop

    We connect and promote innovations to our partners and industry

  • Accelerate

    We provide resources and expertise to support the entrepreneurial and investment process

Next Steps

  • For Innovators

    Work with us to get your idea on the path to making an impact in the marketplace

    Submit An Idea

    There are over 150 new innovations and technologies coming out of UVA each year.

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  • For Investors

    UVA-rooted ventures have a history of success. Currently there are more than 50 startups and established businesses across the nation.

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