- Is there a registration fee?
Answer: No. The competition is sponsored by Union College and IEEE Region 1.
- Where to stay? Will housing be provided?
Answer: Housing will not be provided. For housing options nearby, please check Where to stay .
*Please inquire with the following hotels in Schenectady about special Union College rates: DoubleTree by Hilton (or use code 0003328119), Hampton Inn by Hilton, Courtyard Marriott Mohawk Harbor and Homewood Suites by Hilton.
- Where to eat?
Answer: Union College will provide lunch on Saturday. Most on-campus dining options accept credit card. For more dining out options please check: Dining Out Options .
- Will there be practice session?
Answer: The competition site will be available for practice sessions from 5:30 PM to 10:30 PM on Friday.
- Will transportation between the hotel and Union be provided?
Answer: We would love to help students without cars to coordinate the transportation options with the campus safety services.
- What is Union’s COVID Protocol?
Answer: Current (March, 24, 2022) COVID Protocol for visitors are:
- All visitors will need to supply evidence upon check-in of a completed COVID-19 vaccination series (at least 14 days beyond the last vaccine)or have a negative test result within 72 hours of visit.
- Masks will be optional.
- Visitors are not permitted in residence halls.
For most updated information please check (Visitors /On-Campus Events Section): COVID Protocol