Partner with ASU

Whether you are looking to grow and develop your workforce, solve critical R&D challenges, locate your company in a vibrant innovation ecosystem, or something more, we will work with you to create a customized partnership that helps you achieve your unique goals. Explore some of the ways that companies connect with ASU below.

Engage talent

ASU offers one of the largest and most diverse pools of creative talent in the nation. Find out how you can hire our students and alumni, or explore the expertise of our world-class faculty and researchers.

Advance research and development

More than 3,400 ASU faculty members inspire new ways of thinking, innovating and solving technological, social and economic problems worldwide. Your business can benefit from this powerhouse of knowledge that can be applied to real-world challenges.

License our technology

ASU is ranked #17 among universities worldwide for U.S. patents issued. Skysong Innovations identifies technologies developed by ASU researchers that can fill market needs. You can partner with us to bring those innovations to the marketplace.

Develop your workforce

ASU specializes in workforce development and training services. We offer a wide range of learning experiences, from executive education to English language training to employee tuition benefits and more. Our Business Concierge can assess your unique learning and development priorities, then custom-design a program that delivers the right faculty, the right programs and the right fit for you and your employees.

Enhance your brand

Increase impressions for your brand and build meaningful engagement through affinity with customized sponsorship packages. Leverage thousands of physical and digital assets across campuses, the Pac-12 television network, Arizona PBS and in-game athletics opportunities. In addition, there is opportunity to sponsor hundreds of events hosted annually by the university.

Co-locate with us

Innovation Zones at ASU is a unique development portfolio that offers your company an opportunity to partner with Arizona State University. From startups to established leaders, companies that locate at one of our six Greater Phoenix locations benefit from direct connections with ASU’s students and world-renowned researchers. In addition, you benefit from locating in the sixth youngest metro area in the U.S., which represents 76 percent of the state’s economy, and proximity to 1,200+ daily domestic and international flights from Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport.

Establish a Practice Lab™

As an industry partner with Arizona State University, you can establish a Practice Lab that connects ASU students with corporate partners for a one-of-a-kind applied work experience. The best and brightest students from across ASU’s academic disciplines will work on your real-world business problems and deliver rapid, scalable results. Practice Labs can be located on campus or at your company’s site.

Join a consortium

ASU offers numerous opportunities for companies to pool resources with the university in order to conduct research aimed at solving a problem or challenge. From cybersecurity to supply chain management, algal biofuels to solar electricity, we offer consortia to meet almost any industry need.

Accelerate your business

ASU is partnering with the Greater Phoenix Economic Council (GPEC) for the Global Growth Accelerator, which helps international firms accelerate their U.S. growth plans by providing a low-risk, expert guided, soft-landing platform to do business in the United States.

The Mayo Clinic and ASU MedTech Accelerator provides medical device and healthcare IT early stage companies with personalized business development plans to collaborate with Mayo Clinic and ASU and accelerate go to market and investment opportunities.

Engage talent

Advance research and development

License our technology

Develop your workforce

Enhance your brand

Co-locate with us

Establish a Practice Lab™

Join a consortium

Accelerate your business

Use ASU facilities

From advanced research instruments to unforgettable event venues, ASU has facilities that meet the needs of large and small businesses.

Explore ASU Facilities