Lilie is the home of experiential learning in entrepreneurship and innovation at Rice University. It is dedicated to fostering students’ entrepreneurial mindset through engagement in classes, activities, events, and workshops. We offer course work as part of the undergraduate business minor, the MBA degree, and graduate electives as well as an entrepreneurship concentration for MBAs.

Lilie focuses on teaching both entrepreneurial skills and entrepreneurial mindset. We prepare our students to be entrepreneurs and innovators in whatever walk of society they choose, be it a technology startup, government organization, civic group, non-profit, small business, or large corporation. In addition to our course offerings, Lilie is comprised of a state-of-the-art on-campus lab space, co-curricular opportunities, and an array of resources to support student learning.