Students classified as nonresidents may appeal a final campus decision to the California State University Chancellor’s Office within 30 days of notification from Cal Poly.
For further information on appeals, consult the California State University website: https://www2.calstate.edu/apply/california-residency-for-tuition-purposes/Pages/filing-a-residency-appeal.aspx
Important note: This summation is not a complete explanation of the laws regarding California residence for tuition purposes. Applicable sections of the California Education Code and Title 5 of the California Code of Regulations are available for review at the Admissions Office, Building 172H, Second floor, 8:00 am to 5:00 pm. You may also review them online at:
You may also contact the Admissions Office with questions concerning residency issues not covered here.