Citrus Hack is Southern California's Premier Hackathon — a 36 hour event for innovators, organized by students at the University of California, Riverside. Established in 2015, Citrus Hack invites students across California and throughout the world to cultivate new and exciting technologies. For our third annual hackathon, we aim to bring value to the technology sector through innovation from the next generation of developers.
Hours of Hacking
We currently only accept students 18 or older to participate. Changes for this will be annonced in the coming months.
We require all participants to bring their student IDs. Also consider bringing some of the following: a hacking machine, cables for your hacking machine, headphones, pillow, and an extra set of clothes.
Yes! We will be providing 8 free meals along with refreshments and snacks throughout the event.
Citrus Hack is absolutely free to attend!
We currently do not support any form of travel reimbursements; however, we are working towards adding this benefit.
Absolutely not! It doesn’t matter if you are a designer, a writer, or a chemistry major. There is a place for you here. There will be a team formation session at the beginning of the event to help form teams.
We recommend working in a team. There will be a team formation event before hacking begins. Team sizes are capped at 4 members.