EVENT: Hack Uâ„¢ Dinner & Tech Talk
TIME: 6:00pm
LOCATION: Boelter Hall, Room 3770
Everything you need to know about participating in the hack competition including web programming tools and tips, hack examples, raffle, dinner, t-shirts and more!


EVENT: Official start of the 24 hour hacking competition
TIME: 12:00pm
LOCATION: Tesla Engineering Room
Let the Hacking begin! Ongoing talks, food, t-shirts, puzzles, music, games, raffle prizes and fun throughout the day/night in central base camp area. Lunch will be served at 1:00pm. Dinner will be served at 6:00p. Late night Pizza at 11pm.


Event: Hack Demos, Judging & Awards
TIME: 12:00pm
LOCATION: Tesla Engineering Room
Time to show off your Hack for a chance to win iPads, $100 Visa gift certificates and Yahoo! swag bags! Breakfast will be served at 8am and lunch will come at noon!

Remote support will be provided at #hacku. You can hack remotely, but must submit on the Hack U website before the deadline and be present at the demos to win. For more details, developer tools, examples of past university hacks and more visit:

See the full list of hacks from UCLA

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  • Overview

    What is this Hack... Day? Competition overview, special categories and prize info

  • Pictures and Video

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  • Past Hack Days

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  • Rules

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  • Contact

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