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22-23 April

Texas Southern University
Recreation Center


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On Saturday April 22, Texas Southern University will be hosting its first ever hackathon. Join the creative, innovative group of students for 24 amazing hours of hacking in Houston, TX. We are inviting students to come build cool gadgets, develop slick software projects, solve challenges, network, collect free swag and win big prizes here in Houston. HackHouston is the place with no boundaries to how creative, passionate, and innovative you can be. Innovate the Future



From around the U.S



To be created


Amazing Prizes

To be won

Free Food

To Stay Fired Up


HackHouston will be held in TSU Recreation Center. Rec Center is a great place for collaboration, and we can't wait to fill it up with hackers. Look forward to lots of food, monsters, open tables, open space and surprises!

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Join us for 24 hours of creativity, innovation and networking. Whether you are a veteran or newbie, we would love to have you here!

Student Hacker






By registering up you agree to our policy of prohibited items: no guns, improper substance, alcohol or any form of device that could cause harm & MLH Code Of Conduct.


Who can attend?

For this hackathon we will accept students from all over the world, but must be 18 years or older.

What To Bring

Must bring your student ID. We recommend you bring: a laptop, cables, headphones, pillow, clothing, sleeping bag, chargers, and deodorant.

Not a Programmer?

It doesn’t matter if you are a music, biology, or a business major. There is a place for you here. Join the team formation session and attend workshops for knowledge.

How Much To Attend ?

HackHouston is completely free! Food, WiFi, Swag bags e.t.c. Infact we give you lots of freebies for coming. All 100% Free!

Where Am I Sleeping?

We do have a rest/sleeping area in the venue. Just bring in a sleeping bag that's it!.

Travel Reimbursments?

We currently do not support any form of travel reimbursements; however, we are working towards adding this benefit.

Are There Rules?

We need them! All projects must be built from scratch and everyone must abide by the MLH Code of Conduct CLICK TO READ IT.

Got more questions?

Contact the HackHouston Team and we will be glad to help you out with an answer. Scroll down for our email address.

Get in Touch

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Major League Hacking 2017 Hackathon Season