Do you know why you were put on Earth?

Identify and exercise the unique traits that will help you shine as an entrepreneur or innovator.


for Executives

Learn about the business environment and entrepreneurship practices in the U.S. from top executives and thought leaders in Silicon Valley. Leave Draper University's executive program with a concrete innovation plan and a network of potential partners, investors, and customers.

for entrepreneurs

Live with 40+ like-minded entrepreneurs in one of the first established entrepreneurship boarding schools. Join our Hero Training Program and go from an idea to a product ready to pitch to 80+ venture capital investors and join 700+ alumni who have raised $250M+ in total. 

Our Values


Our entrepreneurs come from a variety of diverse backgrounds and represent various countries including Chile, Estonia, Nepal, South Africa, South Korea,  and Iraq.




We select on the basis of entrepreneurial spirit, passion, creativity, desire to change the world, and grit. We're investing in YOU so feel free to apply before you have a team or startup idea. 



You'l live with your classmates in the heart of Silicon Valley and discuss tech trends and startup ideas past midnight. Once you join the Draper family, you're part of a close-knit community for life.




We'll give you access to 80+ investors during Demo Day, where you'll gain access to top-tier investors and join other alumni who have received funding from the likes of Marc Andreessen and Marc Benioff.