Student startups are amazing. Brilliant college kids sitting in a dorm are inventing the future. Heedless of boundaries, possessed of new technology and youthful enthusiasm, they build a new company from scratch. Their early success allows them to raise money and bring an amazing new product to market. They hire their friends, assemble a superstar team, and dare the world to stop them. The best time to startup would be is while in your college. It has become a popular choice for college students to startup early. They might not be next Facebook or Apple Inc., but starting up early has many advantages of its own.
1. A great place to find your team members
Your college is the best place to find the right team. Your co-founder may be just in the room beside you. An ideal founding team should have people from diversified backgrounds. I bet you really can’t find a more diversified place than your own college. People with various majors, backgrounds, passion make your search for the right team easier and smoother.
2. No commitments/pressure
You really have nothing to lose as a student entrepreneur. You have time on your hands in between classes, little commitments, and nothing to lose. You are free from financial pressure. In other words, there is no excuse for not trying to start something now.
3. Building a Network