Students are a core part of what makes Hack4Impact. Joining Hack4Impact is the perfect way to give back while developing new skills and making long-lasting friendships.
Not at all. Having web/mobile development or data science experience is definitely nice-to-have and is helpful when you are working on one of our project teams. However, mentorship is an important aspect of our organization. If you do not have much experience, we will make sure that we get you ramped up through our bootcamp before we kickoff projects and support you as you learn while designing or implementing certain features on your team. We do accept less experienced designers and developers who show strong talent and passion. You will also have a tight feedback loop with your project leads along with experienced members on your team to ensure your success and project’s success in-order to impact the nonprofit your team is working with.
Yes! We do accept upperclassmen who are passionate about tech for social good and have some technical or design experience. However, we do require that you have at least 3 semesters (including the current one) left.