JHU Student-Run Businesses & Organizations

 Hopkins Student Enterprises (HSE)

It’s part corporation, part student group, part classroom, and part internship all rolled into one. HSE offers student entrepreneurs an opportunity to develop their business ideas and implement them on campus.

Whether your business idea is completely off the wall or a simple improvement to an existing business, you’ll make a lasting impact at Hopkins.

After you graduate, your business stays at the University, serving customers and educating student entrepreneurs for years to come.

To learn more, visit: hse.jhu.edu

Current HSE companies include:

Blue Jay Cleaners (BJC)

The Blue Jay Cleaners (BJC) is a student created and run janitorial service for Johns Hopkins students. BJC offers full bathroom cleaning, hallway cleaning, kitchen cleaning, and more. The BJC mission is to provide excellent, efficient and student-affordable janitorial services to create a cleaner campus living environment. To learn more, visit: www.thebluejaycleaners.com/.

Hopkins Creative Design (HCD)

Hopkins Creative Design employs the best graphic designers on campus to design Hopkins related shirts and merchandise. Additionally, HCD designs seasonal apparel during the holiday season. HCD also serves campus groups and charities designing shirts for fundraising events. hcd.jhu.edu.

Hopkins Student Movers (HSM)

Hopkins Student Movers is the fastest and easiest solution to moving out of your dorm. We offer full-service moving, climate controlled storage, and re-delivery when you return to campus. Really, we make moving that hassle-free. To learn more, visit: www.hopkinsstudentmovers.com.

Outside of HSE, the Center for Leadership Education supports other student run organizations, including:


ForagerOne is a student-run platform designed to meet the needs of students, faculty, and administrators, to boost research productivity at universities. The mission is to create networks and tools that promote and accelerate research globally, at all levels, in every field. For more information, visit their page.

Marshal L. Salant Student Investment Team

The Marshal L. Salant Student Investment Team provides Hopkins undergraduate students from the Whiting School of Engineering and the Krieger School of Arts & Sciences the opportunity to make actual investment decisions while managing a portfolio. By participating in this investment program, students will receive a unique business experience that will enhance their career opportunities. A portion of any profits earned by the portfolio will be dedicated to providing scholarship support for undergraduate students in the Schools of Engineering and Arts & Sciences. The program is organized as an extracurricular activity and no credit is granted for participation. The Marshal L. Salant Student Investment Program is jointly sponsored by the Whiting School of Engineering, the Zanvyl Krieger School of Arts & Sciences, and the Office of Investment Management. For more information, visit their page.


The JHUTAMID: Israel Business Group is a student run apolitical a religious organization that seeks to develop the professional skills of undergraduate students through hands-on interaction with the Israeli and American economies.

JHUTAMID provides undergraduate students with an education on the Israeli and American economies. Members of JHUTAMID will have the unique opportunity to consult for major Israeli tech firms and help run an investment fund that specializes in the Tel Aviv Stock Exchange. The Nationally Renowned Tamid Israel Investment Group headquartered in Washington D.C. has chapters on 24 campuses nationwide and has an international chapter in Israel. JHUTAMID is on track to become a part of this vital organization by fall 2015.

JHUTAMID also provides opportunities to work and intern with leading global companies in the technology, healthcare, and finance industries. You can gain amazing experience on a wide range of projects and activities. Take this opportunity to meet industry leaders and work alongside some of the most innovative companies in the world. For more information, visit their page.

JHU Undergraduate Consulting Club

Our overall aim is to help the undergraduate student body at Johns Hopkins learn more about consulting as a career track. We plan to provide events and resources that will give students insight into the field of consulting and connect them with recruiters from firms. This will facilitate our members becoming competitive candidates for entry-level and internships positions within consulting firms.

To find out more, visit their page.

TCO Labs

TCO Labs, Inc. is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization focused on fostering entrepreneurship at the Johns Hopkins Homewood campus and getting students involved in Baltimore’s innovation ecosystem. TCO Labs hosts a variety of small and large events each year to build excitement and encourage participation in entrepreneurship. From bi-weekly Hatchery workshops to the annual Hatch Innovation Conference, there are events to suit every interest.

Visit their website to learn more.

Women in Business

Women in Business (WiB) was created to expand the network of JHU undergraduate women and their allies interested in business. We aim to provide career support and exploration by offering members access to a speaker series, networking events, mentorship programs and career advancement opportunities. Our club will build a network of students who have held internships and jobs at companies of interest and can leverage that relationship to benefit the club. WiB will provide excellent resources tailored towards propelling women in the many fields of business such as marketing, finance, consulting, and more.

Visit their website for more information.

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