Visit Cal Poly
Campus Tours and Information Sessions
Join us for a 90-minute, student-led walking tour of campus. Immediately following the tour, you can choose to join us for an Admissions Information Session in which Cal Poly staff provide a short presentation and answer your questions.
Interested in on-campus housing? Join us for a student-led campus housing tour!
Register for tours by clicking on the floating button on the bottom right hand corner of your screen.
Green and Gold Tours
April 2-6 and April 9, Cal Poly will provide an expanded offering of campus tours and sessions.
View a schedule of these events here, and check back for our tour and parking map - coming soon. We encourage visitors to purchase parking permits in advance. More details on purchasing your permit for April 2-6 and April 9 is coming soon.
Our academic colleges also offer tours and information sessions that cover their individual programs in more detail. The days and times of these college-specific tours vary, so plan your visit accordingly.
- College-specific tours or information sessions:
- College of Agriculture, Food and Environmental Sciences
- College of Architecture and Environmental Design
- College of Engineering
- College of Liberal Arts
- College of Science and Mathematics
- Orfalea College of Business
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 60-75 minutes to purchase a parking permit, park and walk to your check-in location (see your confirmation email for details, or visit the University Union [Bldg #65] information desk).
- Wear appropriate walking shoes
- Bring water
- A hat and/or sunscreen is suggested
Campus Holidays, Closures & Special Events
- Monday, January 15, 2018- Martin Luther King, Jr's Birthday
- Friday, March 30, 2018 - Cesar Chavez's Birthday