Join The Market

To Join the Market:

2) Click on [REGISTER] and you will be offered the two options below:

Option 1 - If you have not yet received an invitation email from Hypermind ==> request an email invitation:


  • Click on [Apply for an invitation]

  • Be sure to enter at the top your academic email address (e.g., XXX@umich.edu)

  • Expect to soon receive an email from Hypermind inviting you to join the platform, with a personalized registration link.

  • Click the personalized link in the invitation email to complete the registration process.

  • Be sure to enter your instructor's chosen Sponsor Code at the bottom of the registration form. Beware: the sponsor code field is case sensistive!

  • You are ready to go... but first:

  • Take 5 minutes to review the How it works page.

  • Go to the CONTESTS page and locate the "Pandemic Impacts" contest (see screen shot below).

Option 2 - If you have reasons to believe that your email address is already on Hypermind's invitation list:


  • Click on [Register to start forecasting]

  • Be sure to enter at the top your academic email address (e.g., XXX@umich.edu)

  • Be sure to enter your instructor's chosen Sponsor Code at the bottom of the registration form. Beware: the sponsor code field is case sensistive!

  • Click [Submit] and you are ready to start trading

  • Take 5 minutes to review the How it works page

  • Go to the CONTESTS page and locate the "Pandemic Impacts" contest (see screen shot below).

Locating the Pandemic Impacts contest