Since 1999, the Women's Business Center (WBC) has been specializing in the learning styles and needs that women bring to business. We will help you launch a new business or grow an established one. From business planning and financing to marketing and government contracting, we have the resources you need to succeed!
IN THE NEWS: The SBA has announced Connecticut's 2019 Small Business Week winners. Congratulations to these well-deserving awardees. Each has attended various EC-WBC programs:
Services are offered to women and men. All services are free or low-cost; tuition assistance is available to those who qualify.
In addition to the resources we have onsite, business information and support are available on the SBA's main website, at the SBA's Office of Women's Business Ownership, and at your local district office. The Women's Business Center, the largest initiative of the Entrepreneurial Center at the University of Hartford, is funded in part through a cooperative agreement with the US Small Business Administration.
The Entrepreneurial Center & Women's Business Center is part of the University of Hartford's Barney School of Business, named one of the nation's most outstanding business schools by The Princeton Review. Learn more
All EC-WBC programs and services are provided on a nondiscriminatory basis. Reasonable accommodations for persons with disabilities will be made if requested at least two weeks in advance. Language assistance services are available for limited English proficient individuals. Click here to request accommodations.