McMaster Student Support

Don’t delay your dreams, we can help you launch and grow your venture!


People at The Forge, in a meeting room, makerspace and work space

Marauders, did you know that you have access to exclusive resources and funding on campus and within Hamilton to support you?

Do you want to launch a business idea, grow your startup, or gain useful entrepreneurial or innovation skills for your next brilliant idea? The Forge is here to help.

Don’t know where to start, trying to decide between multiple business ideas, or thinking if entrepreneurship is the right path for you? Let’s chat.

Book a meeting through OSCARplus:

  1. Log in to OscarPlus
  2. From the left-hand menu Select “Student Success Centre
  3. Select “Appointments
  4. On the page under Appointment Types, select “Experiential and Employment
  5. Select “Office Hours for Innovators, Entrepreneurs, Change Makers & Leaders
  6. Select an available appointment.

Please book with Mariya if you are interested in discussing your own Startup or potential idea.