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38th Annual Programming Contest
Programming Contest Rules

  1. To be eligible to participate, each student must be enrolled in the college for which he/she is competing.
  2. During the contest the following rules will be enforced:
    1. There will be volunteers available via a chat mechanism, who will aid in answering questions involving the contest system and will see that the contest rules are enforced.
    2. Contestants are allowed to utilize any printed materials, including information packets, sample programs and textbooks. Calculators are also permitted.
  3. Judges for the contest will be members of the Consortium for Computing in Small Colleges. The procedures for submitting and judging problems are outlined on a separate document.
  4. Teams will be ranked according to the number of problems solved correctly. Ties will be broken on the basis of the time required to finish and the number of judged runs.