The Small Business Development Center provides counseling and resources - at no cost - to pre-venture and start-up businesses, as well as established business owners who want to grow their companies. The Center operates in partnership with the Small Business Administration (SBA), Illinois Department of Commerce and Economic Opportunity and Chicago State University.

The Illinois Small Business Development Center operates at Chicago State University, and is located in the Business and Health Sciences (BHS) Building, Room 601. The Center is open from 9:00 am until 5:00 pm., Monday through Friday, except holidays.

Reasonable arrangements for persons with disabilities will be made if requested in advance.    Contact the Center at 773-995-3938.