Join this campus-wide event that's all about making positive changes in the world. We're all about making our environment better, boosting our economy, using resources wisely and promoting equity in our community and the world. Get ready to make a difference and have fun at the same time. Whether you have an idea or are someone eager to help those ideas become real, this is the event you don't want to miss. You can jump in solo or bring your friends and form a team. On the first day, it all starts with brainstorming and finding your perfect team match. During the week, you'll have chances to meet experienced mentors, build prototypes and turn your ideas into reality. The big finale is a celebration with prizes worth thousands of dollars up for grabs!

Event Details

Judging Criteria

Teams will be judged on multiple criteria reflecting creativity, execution, design thinking, feasibility and scalability what they developed during the hackathon. Judging will be conducted by a panel of industry and academic leaders.


  • Any actively enrolled CU Boulder student can register.
  • Information about registering teams for the competition will be shared at the kickoff event.
  • Industry partners and leaders from the technology industry and startup ecosystem will be involved throughout the event.

Registration is closed for 2023. Sign up for updates to join us for next year's hackathon!

Why join us for this year's hackathon?