You Bring Ideas. We Bring Data, Food, and Prizes.

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Hack NYU is all about turning your cool ideas into reality. Whether you want to build the next Twitter or you have an idea to make finding books in Bobst more fun, we want you to build it. So come join us for 48 hours of building and competition.

All NYU students, faculty, and alumni are welcome. All levels of experience encouraged.

Hosted By:

  • NYU Polytechnic School of EngineeringĀ Computer Science and Engineering DepartmentĀ 
  • NYU Student Senators Council
  • NYU School of Engineering Student Council
  • Patent Pending @ NYU

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Submit everything by 3pm to be eligible for main prizes. Only projects developed over the course of this weekend will be eligible.


Make anything you want. Develop something cool that people can use.

How to enter

Submit everything in a zip file including any and all code required.


Mike Knox

Mike Knox
Professor, Electrical Engineering

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Linda Sellie
Professor, Computer Science

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Baris Yuksel
Thaumaturgist @ Google

Earl Co

Earl Co
President, Patent Pending

Griffin Dooling

Griffin Dooling

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Nick Jensen

Judging Criteria

  • Best Use of Data
  • Most Technically Impressive
  • Best Design
  • Most Viable Product