3801 W. Temple Avenue Pomona, CA 91768-2557 909-869-3210
http://www.csupomona.edu generalinfo@csupomona.edu
About California State Polytechnic University-Pomona
  • Year of Foundation 1938
  • Size of Campus 1,437 Acres
  • Type of Instituition Public institution
  • Religious Orientation None
  • Degrees Bachelor, Master
  • Calendar Type Quarter
  • Undergraduate Population 17,974
  • Women % / Men % / Out of state 43%, 57%, 2%
  • App. Deadlines FAFSA
  • Tuition Costs In / Out - State $11,160 out-of-state
  • Room and Board $10,012
  • Nonfall Registration Not Accepted
  • Selectivity of the Intuition Selective
  • Application Fee $55
  • Enrollment No. 20,136
Striking a balance between urban excitement and rural charm, Cal Poly Pomona is nestled in 1,438 rolling acres on the eastern edge of Los Angeles County. As one of only seven polytechnic universities nationwide, Cal Poly Pomona is known for its learn-by-doing philosophy. The university recognizes that students who solve classroom problems today have an advantage as employees solving real-world problems tomorrow. Faculty in all disciplines apply theory to practice, creating opportunities for students to use their knowledge in hands-on projects, collaboration in research, and participation in valuable internships and service learning programs.Cal Poly Pomona's mission is to advance learning and knowledge by linking theory and practice in all disciplines, and to prepare students for lifelong learning, leadership and careers in a changing multicultural world.
Social Life And Activities
  • Number of frats 14
  • Other general policies class attendance policies set by individual instructors, hazing prohibited
  • Number of frat chapter houses 4
  • Popular Event and Social Activities on Campus Unity Luncheon, Career Days, Fall Conference, Hilda L. Solis Scholarship Reception, Founders Celebration, Hot Dog Caper, Cross-Cultural Retreat, Cinco de Mayo Luncheon, Greek Week
  • Number of students in fraternities 14
  • Percent students who are frat members 3%
  • Number of honor societies Alpha Lambda Delta, Eta Kappa Nu, Eta Sigma Delta, Golden Key, Pi Sigma Alpha, Pi Tau Sigma, Psi Chi, Sigma Tau Delta, Tau Alpha Chi, Tau Alpha Pi, Tau Beta Pi
  • Setting Suburban
  • Number of sororities 9
  • On-campus religious organizations (Appears as submitted by school) Campus Crusade for Christ, Divine Youth Associates, Campus Blessing Club, Chinese Christian Fellowship, Coptic Orthodox, Intervarsity Christian Fellowship, Life Christian Fellowship, Hillel -- Organization of Jewish Student
  • Other on-campus organizations N/A
  • Percent students who are frat sororities 3%
  • Number of on-campus international organizations (Appears as submitted by school) African American Student Center, Asian & Pacific Islander Center, The Pride Center, Native American Student Center, Cesar E. Chavez Center for Higher Education, Black Business Student Association, Latino Business Student As
  • Alcohol Policies Yes
  • Distance to nearest train Fullerton (16)
  • Distance to nearest bus Claremont (3)
  • Public Transportation to the University Yes
  • Car Permitted On Campus Yes
  • Distance to nearest airport Ontario (9), Los Angeles (40)
Student Housing
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are triples 35%
  • On and Off campus housing offered Yes
  • College housing safety - Sprinkler system 18%
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are singles 1%
  • Number of housing and appartment units owned by the university 40
  • Type of housing provided for students coed dorms (56%), apartment for single students (44%), special housing for disabled students (0%)
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are undefined N/A
  • Off and remote campus housing assistance available No
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are doubles 39%
  • High speed or wireless internet in college housing 100%
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are apartments 25%
  • College housing safety - Fire alarms 35%
  • Number of students using college housing 10%
  • College campus housing availability Yes
Campus Services
  • Number of Audiovisuals-cds,videos,dvds 11,188
  • Location Of Area With Wireless Support in all the libraries, in some classrooms, in computer labs, in administrative/faculty offices and work areas, in some of the college-owned, operated, or affiliated housing
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Classrooms 0
  • Campus Safety 24-hour foot and vehicle patrols, late night transport/escort service, 24-hour emergency telephones, lighted pathways/sidewalks, student patrols, controlled dormitory access (key, security card, etc)
  • Counseling Services career, academic, older student, psychological
  • Museums W. Keith & Janet Kellogg University Art Gallery, University Theatre, W. K. Kellogg Arabian Horse Center, John T. Lyle Center for Regenerative Studies, Kellogg West Lodge and Conference Center, BioTrek Rainforest
  • Estimated Capacity Of Wireless Network 600
  • Number Of Subscriptions 5,153
  • Online Course Registration Available Yes
  • Computer Courses No
  • Library Facilities University Archives, John Gill Modern Poetry Collection, First Edition Collection, Cal Poly Rose Float Collection, Wine and Wine Industry Collection
  • Wireless Network - Student wi-fi Yes
  • Number Of Microforms 1,828,685
  • OS of Wifi Network Microsoft
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Library 50
  • Student Computer Availability Yes
  • Library On Campus Yes
  • Number of e-books 11,675
  • Tutoring and Remedial Help reading, math, writing, study skills
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Other Locations 0
  • Location Of Available Computers computer center/labs, residence halls, library, student center
  • Internet Access Yes
  • Number Of Books in Library 755,671
  • Student Allowed To Post A Web Page Yes
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Campus Labs(est) 430
  • Basic Services Provided nonremedial tutoring, women's center, day care, health service, health insurance
  • Student Email Accounts Yes
Student Employment and Career
  • Does the school discourage student employment No
  • Top Companies Selecting Students For Jobs Agilent Technologies, Aramark, Boeing Satellite Systems, Chevron Texaco, Cintas Corporation, Enterprise Rent-A-Car, Fluor Corporation, Jet Proplusion Laboratory, Lockheed Martin Corporation, Northrop Grumman Corporation, Pepsi Cola Bottling Group, Raytheo
  • Student Employment Fedral Work Study Program Available
  • Employed Students after 1 year N/A
  • Airforce ROTC on campus? Offered at cooperating institution (University of Southern California, California State University -
  • Employed Students after 6 Months N/A
  • Army ROTC on campus? Offered on campus
  • Employed Students after 2 years N/A
  • The average earnings of employed undergrads 1,800
  • Navy ROTC on campus? N/A
  • Career placment and training co-op education, on-campus job interviews, internships, resume assistance, career/job search classes, alumni network, interest inventory, interview training, other
  • Number of undergraduates (only) with employment 10%
Loan, Scholarship, Fellowship, Grant Page Details
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