Business Incubator

Startup and Incubation Facilities

The University of Toledo Business Incubator offers Northwest Ohio’s premiere facilities and entrepreneurial assistance for high-tech companies. The incubator and its partners are committed to the cultivation of knowledge, generation of regional wealth, and creation of high-wage jobs in our region and the surrounding areas. As an incubator client, you’re offered an unparalleled array of facility options, features, services, and benefits that are centered on you and your business needs.

Also located within the Nitschke Commercialization Complex you'll find The University of Toledo Minority Business Development Center(MBDC), which provides the ideal environment to help established, minority-owned businesses to grow.

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  • Dry and Wet Laboratory Space
  • Flex space, including high ceilings
  • Kitchenettes
  • Conference rooms
  • Shipping and receiving docks

  • WiFi and utilities included

  • Space starts at $125/month
  • Locked facilities with campus police security
  • 24/7 swipe access 
  • Facility maintenance upkeep
  • Basic facility cleaning
  • Mail delivery and pick-up


Nitschke Technology Commercialization Complex

Main Campus

Nitschke Technology and Commercialization Complex

The Nitschke Commercialization Complex (NTCC) has 40,000 sq ft of space that supports coworking, general office space, mixed-use technology development, and light manufacturing-related activities.

1510 N. Westwood Ave, Toledo, OH 43606

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utOLEDO Laboratory Incubation Center

Health Science Campus

Laboratory Incubation Center on UToledo Health Science Campus

The Health Science Campus Lab Incubation Center (LIC) has 8,500 sq ft of office and wet lab space that is focused on medical devices, pharmacology, and other lab-based products.

975 Research Drive, Toledo, OH 43614

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The UToledo Incubator offers more than just office and facility space. We offer valued amenities and benefits including:

  • Intern placement assistance
  • Publicity opportunities
  • R&D collaboration with UToledo centers and institutes
  • Use of mediascape technology and collaboration spaces
  • Furnishings for offices and laboratories
  • Equipment selection
  • Purchasing discounts on furnishing and software
  • Personal concierge to University of Toledo resources and assets
  • Commercialization assistance provided through our venture capital partner, Rocket Innovations
  • Business concept development
  • Comprehensive business planning
  • Financial projection
  • Funding development (grants, loans, investments, and sales revenue)
  • Funding demonstration and validation

Whether you need a coworking membership, office space, or would like access to core lab facilities - we have the solution.

For rates and additional information, please contact Jeanine Bragg or call 419-530-3520.

Last Updated: 6/27/22