Creating the Extraordinary Student Experience

Developing Your Own Small Business

  • The Small Business Administration
    Features information about the financing, training, and advocacy resources available through each of the SBA state programs. Select a local SBA to find out about services available at the Columbus or Cleveland locations.
  • Open Forum
    Sponsored by American Express, this site has a great resource center & forum where students can ask questions and get feedback from other small business owners.
  • Shopify Free Small Business Tools
    For both offline & online businesses, this resource provides helpful tools to business owners looking to grow their business.
  • Score
    Service Corps of Retired Executives, includes their seminar calendar and an e-mail link for free business counseling. Select "find score" to obtain information about score's Columbus chapter.
  • Entrepreneur Magazine On-line
    Presents general small business advice.


  • Mon-Fri 8:00am - 5:00pm

Walk-in Sessions

  • Mondays -Tuesdays -Thursdays 1:00 - 3:00 pm (last walk-in taken at 2:30)
  • Wednesdays - Fridays 9:00 - 11:00 am (last walk-in taken at 10:30)
  • Only 4 half hour slots a day Walk-in hours unavailable for post-docs