Welcome to LSBDC
at University of Louisiana at Lafayette
We offer no-cost confidential business consulting and affordable workshops to new entrepreneurs and existing business owners. We maintain a solid reputation as an effective business assistance agency in the community.
For more than 30 years, we have served eight traditional parishes in the Acadiana Region including Acadia, Evangeline, Iberia, Lafayette, Saint Landry, Saint Martin, Saint Mary, and Vermilion.
“LSBDC has been a sounding board for me and has helped me crunch numbers,” Degeyter said.
"The LSBDC was very knowledgeable with helping us develop a business plan to present to banks for funding our project." - Chadwick and Francine Veazey, Owners
"Going to the LSBDC gave us a place to start, and they guided us through the entire process." - Darren and Laurie Reavis, Owners
The LSBDC at University of Louisiana at Lafayette partners with local organizations including economic development agencies, chambers of commerce, municipalities, and other community groups to provide counseling and training to entrepreneurs and small businesses.