Admissions Office, Cal Poly, San Luis Obispo, CA 93407-0031 805-756-2311
About California Polytechnic State University
  • Year of Foundation 1901
  • Size of Campus 9678 Acre
  • Type of Instituition
  • Religious Orientation
  • Degrees Bachelor, Master
  • Calendar Type
  • Undergraduate Population
  • Women % / Men % / Out of state 44%, 56%, 4%
  • App. Deadlines FAFSA
  • Tuition Costs In / Out - State in-state $4,370
  • Room and Board $9,992
  • Nonfall Registration Not Accepted
  • Selectivity of the Intuition
  • Application Fee $55
  • Enrollment No. 18,239
On March 8, Governor Gage signs the bill establishing the California Polytechnic School. The school furnishes "to young people of both sexes mental and manual training in the arts and sciences, including agriculture, mechanics, engineering, business methods, domestic economy and other branches as will fit the students for non-professional walks of life." Myron Angel, a local journalist, is the driving force behind the founding of the school.
Loan, Scholarship, Fellowship, Grant Page Details
  • Specific Locations/Universities Town
Student Housing
  • College campus housing availability Yes
Campus Services
  • Wireless Network - Student wi-fi Yes
  • Student Computer Availability Yes
  • Library On Campus Yes
  • Library Facilities Yes
  • Online Course Registration Available Yes
Student Employment and Career
  • Student Employment Fedral Work Study Program Available