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Get Excited for SLO Days

Get excited for Student Life Orientation (SLO) Days 2022! Meet other new students and their supporters, make connections, and explore all Cal Poly has to offer! Continue reading for more information.

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Get Excited for WOW

Get excited for Week of Welcome (WOW) 2022! Explore Cal Poly and the community, learn what it means to be a Mustang, and meet hundreds of new students!

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Get Excited for Open House

Get excited for Open House 2022! This annual event showcases the Cal Poly campus to new students, their families and supporters, and the community.

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Orientation Updates

New Mustang Guide is LIVE!

The New Mustang Guide is available for download on the Guidebook app! After downloading Guidebook from the app store, search "New Mustang Guide" to download the guide. 


New Student and Transition Programs serves as a home and resource to all new students and their supporters and to ensure their successful transition to Cal Poly.

Open House!

April 7-9, 2022 (In-Person)

April 11-15, 2022 (Virtual Open House) 
Open to all admitted students and their supporters as well as the San Luis Obispo and Cal Poly communities. We are excited to be back in person to kick-off our 2022 Orientation Season. 

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Orientation Part One: SLO Days 

July & August 2022 - - Registration Opens April 6, 2022!
This year, incoming students will get their first campus experience as new Mustangs. Our programming will help attendees make meaningful connections with new students, leaders, and explore campus resources. Space in each session is limited so register today.

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Orientation Part Two: Week of Welcome  

September 2022 - - Registration Opens April 6, 2022!

WOW is a more than 60-year-old Cal Poly tradition that takes place the week leading up to and around your first days of class. 

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