Visit Cal Poly
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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 at the button above.
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 you 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, September 4, 2017 - Labor Day
- Friday, November 10, 2017 - Veteran's Day
- Thursday - Friday, November 23-24, 2017 - Thanksgiving
- Monday -Thursday, December 25-28, 2017 - Christmas