Themes

This year, Hack.UVA will be focusing on diversity with three overarching categories.

Safety

Provide physical and emotional security.

Equality

Strive to eliminate social and economic inequality.

Empowerment

Giving people the tools to succeed.

Tentative Schedule

Saturday, March 24

Breakfast and Coffee @ Ern Commons 9:30am
Registration Begins @ Ern Commons 9:30am
Introduction to Hack.UVA 11:00am
HACKING BEGINS 11:30am
Lunch 1:00pm
Dinner 6:30pm
MLH Event 9:00pm

Sunday, March 25

Midnight Snacks 12:00am
Breakfast 8:00am
HACKING ENDS 11:30am
Lunch 11:30am
Demos 1:00pm
Awards 3:00pm

FAQ

Have any questions? Email us at hackathon@virginia.edu!

  • What is Hack.UVA?

    A programming event that will be held on Saturday, March 24, 2018 to Sunday, March 25th, 2018 where you, along with other developers, designers, and entrepreneurs work together to create a web or mobile application/platform from scratch. Prizes will be awarded to the top hacks. There is no entrance fee and all meals are free .

  • Who can attend?

    Hack.UVA welcomes all current students. If you are an organization interested in sponsoring the event, please contact hackathon@virginia.edu.

  • When can I register?

    Registration will be open early in the spring semester!

  • How big can my team be?

    Between 3 and 7 feet tall. But seriously, you may work in a team with up to four people.

  • Can I come even if I'm inexperienced?

    Hack.UVA is a great opportunity for new hackers. There will be tech talks and personal support from mentors at the event.

  • Will there be travel reimbursement?

    We will be providing busses to most large Universites around UVA this year. We will also do travel reimbursements on a case by case basis.

  • What should I bring?

    Bring your laptop, phone, and chargers!

  • How does judging work?

    The judges will evaluate your hack based off creativity, polish, and technical vigor. Projects will also be judged on how well they embody the theme they are competing in. Succeed in all three categories, and you're bound to win!

  • Is there code of conduct?

    Yes, we abide by the Major League Hacking Code of Conduct .

Meet the Team

Arnim Jain

Co-President

Frank Huang

Co-President

Diana Chang

Vice President

Disha
Jain

Secretary, Outreach

David Zhao

Treasurer

Monique Mezher

Board

Rohan Raval

Board

Andrew Ton

Board



Interested in becoming part of the exec board? The application to join is now open!

Sponsors

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