The Garage is a fully integrated entrepreneurship ecosystem and product ideation laboratory for DSU students, faculty, and local community members seeking to engage in innovation, product and business development for exploration and implementation. Designed to accommodate emerging, start-up and current business idea creation in the makerspace managed by DCED and located in the College of Business. The space is equipped to bring new creative ideas and product development from vision to prototypes, offers programs around entrepreneurship, and provides resources to grow and sustain new business ideas. It provides an atmosphere for making, collaborating, learning, and sharing. Business members using the Garage will have an opportunity to engage in hands-on ideation and prototyping. The Garage is designed to provide sustainable business and economic development support that meets community needs and provides a centralized place to develop and nurture creative self-employment opportunities for local residents.