Algorithm Schedule

Online Qualification

Online Qualification Rounds Time Max # of Competitors Max # of Advancers
Round 1A Saturday, February 23 at 12:00 All members who have not previously advanced – limited to the first 2,000 Competitors who register in the Arena 600
Round 1B Saturday, March 2 at 12:00 All members who have not previously advanced – limited to the first 2,000 Competitors who register in the Arena 600
Round 1C Saturday, March 9 at 12:00 All members who have not previously advanced – limited to the first 2,000 Competitors who register in the Arena 600

*All times are in UTC -5. In the event that a round may not be held at the designated time for any reason, the round will be held the following day at the same time.

Online Stages 2 and 3

The dates and times of the Online Rounds of Stages 2 and 3 are as follows:

Online Elimination Rounds Time # of Participants # of Advancers
Round 2A Saturday, March 30 at 12:00 Up to 2,000 50
Round 2B Saturday, April 20 at 12:00 Up to 2,000 50
Round 2C Saturday, May 11 at 12:00 Up to 2,000 50
Round 3A Saturday, June 8 at 12:00 Up to 150 12
Round 3B Saturday, June 22 at 12:00 Up to 150 12

*Times listed in UTC -4.

Onsite Rounds

Onsite Final Rounds Date and Time
Semifinal 1 TBD
Semifinal 2 TBD
Wildcard Round TBD
Championship TBD

All times are listed in Eastern Daylight Time (EDT UTC -5).

Important dates to remember

Last Day to request a visa letter August 26, 2013
Finalists Documents Due Monday, September 16, 2013 at 17:00 UTC -4