Innovation LLC

Innovation LLC welcomes students who thrive on innovation, entrepreneurship, and creativity. Innovation features The Garage, a dedicated work space that residents use as they develop their new businesses and projects. On-site staff members are available to assist residents as they navigate the ample entrepreneurial and creative resources on campus and in the surrounding areas.


Floors 4 and 5 in Townsend Hall (ISR); 1012 West Illinois Street, Urbana

Contact Information:

Phone: 217-300-2345

Resident Population:

200 students

Special Features:

Programs include visits with successful entrepreneurs and innovators, competitions (Extreme Entrepreneurial Lock-in, Halloween Challenge, Idea Fair, etc.), and entertainment (movie nights, Krannert Center performances, etc.). Students also gain personalized access to mentoring and support as they develop their own businesses and projects.

Online Application:

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Innovation LLC Facility Information

Facility Information

The Innovation Living-Learning Community is located on four floors in Wardall Hall (ISR). Read more about the facilities and amenities at the Illinois Street Residence Halls.

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Innovation LLC Student Stories

Student Stories

Read about student experiences in the Innovation LLC program.

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