Experience Cal Poly for Yourself
Interested in getting a sense of what Cal Poly is really like?
Learn about our programs and Learn by Doing approach to academics by joining a student-led tour. Add a housing tour to your itinerary to see select residence halls or sign up for a college tour to learn more about your intended area of study.
In the spring, we have a few different options for tours. Start your registration process below by selecting the dates you plan to visit.
March 22 or before March 25-29
April 2-11 April 15 to June 14
Click here for information on Cal Poly's Open House on April 12.
Watch for summer visit registration coming soon.
Learn more about Cal Poly, student life and surrounding area of San Luis Obispo on our viewbook
Group Campus Tours
Tour for groups of 15 or more can be requested a minimum of two weeks prior to your desired visit. Visit the Special Group Tour Registration page for details.
Tips For Your Visit
- Arrive early enough to allow 30-45 minutes to purchase a parking permit, park and walk to your check-in location.
- Wear appropriate walking shoes
- Bring water
- A hat and/or sunscreen is suggested
- Find a campus map
Visit from home or explore your own path on campus by downloading the Cal Poly Tour app through iTunes or Google Play.
- April 1, 2019 - Cesar Chavez Day
- May 27, 2019 - Memorial Day