The Incubator at CNSI

Accelerating the growth and success of entrepreneurial companies, by providing high-quality, affordable facilities, services, and expertise in a vibrant community of innovation.

The Incubator offers entrepreneurs a unique opportunity to grow their businesses at CNSI, within the preeminent research ecosystem of the UCLA campus.

We are centrally located at the Court of Sciences, which houses the schools of engineering, physical sciences, life sciences, and medicine. The CNSI facility houses physical space for companies and affords entrepreneurs utilization of our robust technical and administrative infrastructure that includes access to our Technology Centers, a 260-seat auditorium, large presentation space, as well as meeting and conference rooms in addition to procurement services, mail handling and high-speed internet access.


The laboratory space offers personal lab benches, individual fume hoods and shared BSL-2 tissue culture labs.  Select amenities include air handling, gas supply, autoclave and glass wash facility, and hazardous waste disposal.  Laboratory spaces also offer access to freezers and a variety of shared equipment.


The coworking space offers dedicated workstations, hot desks, private offices and a conference room, in addition to the infrastructure and amenities that we offer through the Incubator.