RIT VEX U Tournament

RIT VEX U Tournament

Event Code: RE-VEXU-19-0327

Program: VEX U

Type of Event: Tournament

Capacity: 20 / Spots Open: 50%+

Registration Deadline: Thu, Feb 20, 2020 12:47 PM EST

Price: $65.00

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Award Qualifies for
Excellence Award (VRC/VEXU) World Championship
Tournament Champions (VRC/VEXU) Does not qualify for any events.
Design Award (VRC/VEXU) Does not qualify for any events.
Tournament Finalists (VRC/VEXU) Does not qualify for any events.
Robot Skills Champion (VRC/VEXU) Does not qualify for any events.

Match Results


VEX via

Download the free "VEX via" scoring app to keep track of event results and rankings and more in real-time on your iPhone and Android phones.

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Team List

The team list for this event is not currently available. Please check back four weeks prior to the event date.

REC Foundation Design Award Rubric.

REC Foundation Design Award Rubric


REC Foundation Code of Conduct.

REC Foundation Code of Conduct


Participant Release Form Spainish.

Participant Release Form Spainish


Participant Release Form.

Participant Release Form


VRC Tower Takeover One Page Description.

VRC Tower Takeover One Page Description


VEXU Qualifying Criteria.

VEXU Qualifying Criteria


VEXU Robot Inspection Checklist.

VEXU Robot Inspection Checklist


Date: 02/22/2020
Rochester Institute of Technology
1 Lomb Memorial Drive
Rochester, New York 14623
United States

Travel Info

The event will take place at the Louise Slaughter Hall (SLA) rooms 2210 & 2240 at Rochester Institute of Technology. Park in J lot. 


List of hotels: https://www.rit.edu/area-hotels

(Some have special rates if you let them know you are visiting RIT)


Refund Policy

Refunds will not be honored after 2/15/2019 (one week prior to the event).

Emergency/Bad Weather Policy

We will make all attempts to run the event, however, the event may be canceled is the university closes, travel conditions become too severe/dangerous, or other things outside of our control. We will be in touch with coaches if there are any travel concerns and will notify of a decision as soon as we know. 

Backup event date: Sunday, February 23, 2020


If you are interested in volunteering, please email vexrobotics@rit.edu


8:00 AM doors open/ teams check in/ fields open for practice. 
8:30 inspections will start                                                          

9:30 inspection closes & skills opens

10:00 drivers meeting 
10:30 - 12:00 qualifying matches will start 
12:00 - 1:00 lunch break 
1:00 - 2:15 qualifying matches will Continue 
2:30 - 3:30 elimination matches
3:45 - 5:00 semi-finals and finals
5:00 - 5:45 award ceremony

Event Dates

Date: 02/22/2020


Rochester Institute of Technology
1 Lomb Memorial Drive
Rochester, New York 14623
United States

Grade Level: College

Robot Skills Challenge Offered: Yes

Contact Information

Primary Contact
Stefany Ferguson
Title: Event Partner
Email: snf5108@rit.edu
Phone: 8608125733
Event Day Phone: 8608125733

Secondary Contact
Shane Murphy
Title: Robotics President and Event Partner
Email: shanejmurphy15@gmail.com
Phone: 516-512-2051
Event Day Phone: 516-512-2051

General Info

Welcome to the 1st VEX U Robotics Event at Rochester Institute of Technology. The event is hosted by RIT's VEX U Robotics team.

Location: Louise Slaughter Hall (SLA) rooms 2210 & 2240 at Rochester Institute of Technology.

Park in J lot. 

We will have at least two competition fields, one skills field, and at least one practice field available. Skills will be open during qualification rounds and lunch (see agenda).


Each team will have a table/chairs/power available to them. We will be using VEXText (optional) and scores will be live updated to the VEX Via app as well as robotevents.com.