Cal Poly attracts the best and brightest students from around the nation. New freshman in 2012 boasted an average high school GPA of , with an average SAT score of 1268. Students choose Cal Poly for a quality education, advanced resources, and a wide array of opportunities. It is Cal Poly's mission that students succeed both in school and after graduation. The Cal Poly Academic Skills Center, Career Services, and Disability Resource Center are readily available to help students improve study skills, find a job after graduation, and much more. In 2010, 62 percent of students obtained employment before graduation, 23 percent obtained employment within three months after graduation, and 15 percent obtained employment within nine months after graduation. These are some of the best employment rates in the country!
To schedule an escorted tour, call (818) 677-2879 or email us at tours@ at least two weeks before your intended visit. Your name will be added to our guest parking list, and you will by mail a confirmation letter and a map of the campus.
Tours last about one hour and are walking. An University Ambassador will guide you and…
• Show you state-of-the-art buildings that house our classes
• Answer your questions about transitioning to our University, student life
& financial aid
• Explain how to get more specific information
You can also arrange to tour the residence halls and learn about their costs and special features.