A new breed of project team

Join a team of the best designers and developers on campus

Get startup experience

Cornell App Development (CUAppDev) is unlike any other project team on campus. Our designers and developers get first-hand experience building projects from the ground up. From the initial idea, all the way through the final release, our members are involved in the entire production stack. After a semester on our team, you'll be able to fit right into a professional development studio.

Expand your network

Learn to effectively work in a diverse team with a wide range of skillsets and perspectives. Our members come from many corners of campus and we actively look to recruit creative people who think differently.

Build your portfolio

When you join our team, you're guaranteed to add a fully-featured, polish app to your portfolio every year. Additionally, the apps you help create will be published to the App Store.

For designers
Pixel

Design pixel perfect graphics and intuitive user experiences for high-utility apps.

Sketch

Learn to maximize your efficiency using industry standard design tools.

Blueprint

See your work come to life with an entire team of developers implementing your hard-thought designs.

For developers
Git

All our code is open-sourced on Github so you can show off your work to the world.

Team

Work with a great team and learn advanced development techniques.

Prototype

Turn your prototypes into visually stunning apps with an entire design team behind you.

Requirements

You must be enrolled as a student at Cornell University.

Applying developers should have experience with iOS development, backend development, or DevOps. If you have experience with more than one of those listed, that's bonus points.

Applying designers should have experience in a design software like Adobe Illustrator, Sketch or the like. You will be asked for a portfolio of previous design experiences / endeavors.