The Future Awaits.

UGA Hacks is a 36­+1 hour hackathon in which students from all across the southeast will gather to create something great. Students form teams to create ANYTHING their minds come to, gaining unique experience and connections. This one­-of-­a-­kind experience is open to anyone and comes with all the perks, including mentors, free food, video game competitions, social mixers, you name it. And the best part? Getting to show off your unique innovation and bumping up your street cred! Participating is as simple as registering on this website.

Good luck and Happy Hacking!

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Teams can be no larger than 4 people. You must be present at time of the closing ceremony to receive any awards.


There is no constraints as to what you can make besides the hackathon rules.

How to enter

You must have checked-in for the hackathon in-person.


Jared Bybee

Jared Bybee
Director of Thinc

Chris Garvin

Chris Garvin
Director of Lamar Dodd School of Art

Michael Cotterell

Michael Cotterell
Computer Science at UGA

Judging Criteria

  • Technical Ingenuity
  • Design & Intuitiveness
  • Business Feasibility & Presentation