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Onondaga Small Business Development Center

Serving Cayuga, Onondaga, Seneca Counties

Make an appointment for counseling:
Call (315) 498-6070 or use
our online form

Center Success Story:
Carrie Lindley of Justin's Canine Campus

We think New York is great for small business -- and so do our clients.

Since our start in 1986, the expert advisors of the Onondaga SBDC have worked directly with 25,249 businesses, helping them to invest $287,450,629 in the area's economy, and create or save 13,089 jobs.

If you or your business reside in New York, the SBDC can maneuver you around the obstacles to success.  Among other things, we help our clients:

  • understand the importance of a business plan
  • discover sources of funding
  • prepare for e-commerce
  • identify avenues for exporting goods & services
  • develop marketing plans
  • assess an invention’s viability
  • comply with licensing & regulations

And thanks to our partners in the public and private sectors, our services are free of charge.

Contacting the Onondaga SBDC:

Center: (315) 498-6070
Fax: (315) 498-2147

Onondaga Community College
4926 Onondaga Road, Mulroy Hall
Syracuse, NY 13215-4585  

Directions to the center

Director: Robert Griffin

Email Address:

Hrs. of Operation:
M - F, 8:30 AM - 5 PM


Outreach Offices:
OCC @ Liverpool
8015 Oswego Road
Liverpool, NY 13090
Phone: 315-498-6084
The Tech Garden
235 Harrison Street
Syracuse, NY 13202
Phone: 315-470-1973

Satellite Offices:
Blackstone LaunchPad
222 Waverly Ave
Syracuse, NY 13210
By appointment only
Cayuga County Satellite
2 State Street
Auburn, NY 13021
By appointment only
(315) 498-6070
Cazenovia College Center for Entrepreneurship &
Community Development
1 Liberty St Cazenovia, NY 13035
By appointment only
Cooperative Federal Credit Union
800 N. Salina Street
Syracuse, NY 13208
By appointment only
Cortland BDC/IDA
40 Main Street, Suite A
2nd floor Cortland, NY 13045
By appointment only
(607) 756-5005
Seneca County Satellite
Workforce Development Department
1 DiPronio Drive Waterloo, NY 13165
By appointment only
(315) 539-1905
Syracuse CoWorks
201 E. Jefferson St.
Syracuse, NY 13202
By appointment only