Day of Information

Contact Information

ACPD: (413) 542-2291

ACEMS: (413) 542-2111

Gregory: (312) 590-6400‬

Daniel: (650) 888-0353

McLean: (612) 272-8757‬

Billy: (612) 272-8757‬

The Theme

The theme for this hackathon is improving student life, so come ready to fix all those things you and your friends complain about!


(1) $500 grand prize and (2) $250 runner-up prizes. In order to be eligible for the prizes, you must present at the end.

Judging Criteria


Teams of up to 4, no rules/restrictions. Come with a team or form one once you arrive, there's no explicit time for team formation, so if you don’t have a team it’s best to arrive early.


Saturday March 3rd

10am-1130am check-in and lunch

1130am introduction

12pm hacking starts

Sunday March 4th

12pm hacking ends

2pm presentations

330pm awards

Val Operating Hours

11am-2pm lunch

430pm-730pm dinner

8am-2pm brunch

Sleeping Arrangements

Merrill classrooms 314 and 315 have been set aside for sleeping. We will have sleeping bags on hand for those who can’t bring their own.

Other Activities

Beneski Museum of Natural History: open on Saturday and Sunday from 10-5pm, and is home to one of the largest collections of dinosaur tracks in the world!!

Board Games: we'll have a ton on hand from 8pm Saturday onwards.

Coco: there's a showing of the Disney movie Coco at 7pm on Saturday in the Keefe Campus Center Theatre.