Students classified as nonresidents may appeal a final campus decision to the California State University Chancellor’s Office within 120 days of notification from Cal Poly. For further information on appeals, consult the California State University website: http://www.calstate.edu/sas/residency/appeals.shtml.
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, Room 206, 8:00 am to 5:00 pm . You may also review them on-line at:
You may also contact the Admissions Office with questions concerning residency issues not covered here.