FAQ


What is VTHacks?

It's an annual event where students of local schools come together at Virginia Tech and spend 36 hours working on teams of up to four people to create and build a project they are passionate about.
 

How much does it cost?

The event is completely free for all registered participants.
 

Will there be food?

Absolutely! We have an entire weekend of catered food waiting for you and your team.

 

What should I bring?

All you need is your computer, a toothbrush, toothpaste, possibly a sleeping bag, and lots of excitement!
 

How big can each team be?

We like to keep teams at 4 or less participants, so that the competition is fair between teams


Will there be hardware?

Yes, we'll have lots of cool hardware you can build with!

 

What about transportation?

We will be sponsoring several busses to bring hackers from select schools to VTHacks. Send us an email at transportation@vthacks.com if you want your school to be selected.

 

Any more questions?

Send us an email at hackathon@vthacks.com and we'll get back to you!

 

Do I have to have fun?

Yes. We'll make sure that you do.