BDI Services

BDI Services

The Business Development Incubator (BDI) assists with needs identification, coaches you through the challenges of starting a new business, and monitors your progress every step of the way. The incubator goes beyond providing a business location and includes assisting entrepreneurs in the development and growth of their businesses. Services offered by the BDI include:

Facilities Services

  • 13,000-square-foot Incubator with private and semi-private office facilities and common areas
  • Low-cost Professional Office Space
  • Shared kitchen with dining area
  • Free use of conference and meeting rooms fitted with Smartboards and A/V Equipment
  • 24/7 access to secured building and parking
  • High-speed Internet access and phone service (through Comcast/FIOS)
  • Reduced membership cost to the University Athletics and Fitness Center
  • Free Parking for two principals of company - Fifty percent discount for other employees
  • Easy access to NJ Transit Hudson-Bergen Light Rail Westside Station

Administrative Services

  • Access to Administrative Services – (Mail, pickup and distribution and Reception Service)
  • Network copiers, fax machine

Business Assistance Services

  • Expert Business Assistance, Coaching and Mentoring by New Jersey Small Business Development Center (NJSBDC)
  • Network of tenant businesses with similar goals
  • Business and Technical Assistance Network
  • Business Plan Development
  • Strategic Planning Assistance
  • Research and Development Assistance
  • Product Development Assistance
  • Marketing and Sales Plan
  • Mentorship Network Program
  • International Business Assistance
  • Financing and Funding Resources
  • Free or reduced seminars and workshops
  • Facilitated Access to NJCU Resources – Facilities, Faculty, Graduates and Students
  • Access to NJCU Interns for Your Business

Virtual Tenants

For entrepreneurs who do not require full-time space, a shared office environment which includes the use of the Incubator’s technology and facilities is available. Privileges include all the services listed above.