The ELC serves as a nexus of interests of UConn students and the business community, facilitating cross-disciplinary experiential learning, providing qualified help to business clients, and introducing graduate students to real-world business practices.
The ELC creates an ecosystem of experiential learning, allowing UConn students to become immersed in realities of the business world.
The ELC contributes to the School of Business mission of educating exceptional business leaders through innovative experiential learning in a dynamic global business context. The ELC identifies prospective project opportunities working with corporate, entrepreneurial, government, and non-for-profit entities. The ELC establishes and facilitates student engagement in various business activities conducted by prospective client-partners. The ELC matches the client-partner needs with interests and qualifications of UConn students and the expertise provided by the faculty and industry mentors.