Learn to Design

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Vector is HackCville's 12-week introductory Graphic Design program.

Basics and principles of graphic design are taught, while utilizing adobe suites.

Software Training

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Industry Skills

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Resume Building

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Advertising + Marketing

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Visual Design

Curriculum Features

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Visual Design

HackCville Membership Perks

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Our clubhouse is so cool. Be like us.

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Join our extensive networks, events, and job opportunities.
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Join our family of CVille's talented badasses.
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RSVP to classes before the general public, application free.

24/7 House Access



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Eligibility UVA Students or Charlottesvile Residents Age 18+
Fee $40 for HackCville Membership Dues. Additional $50 for materials.
Meeting Time 3PM-5PM Tues/Thursday
App Deadline Link here. Due on Dec. 25

Portfolio Examples

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"I really loved the Vector program and hope to take more classes through HackCville. Can’t wait for next semester!"

-Michael Benos, Former Student

Program Leads

Tatiana Kalainoff, Instructor

Tatiana Kalainoff is the program lead for Vector. She’s a 4th Year at UVA studying Pre-Professional Architecture, and also serves as the Head of Design for Radical Advertising. If you questions about Vector, you can get in touch with Tatiana at

Teacher's assistant

Eleanor Birle, TA

Eleanor is the assistant instructor of Vector. She’s a 3rd Year at UVA studying Pre-Professional Architecture and Studio Art and a marketing strategist for Radical Advertising.

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