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Open House Involvement

Getting involved with Open House is a great way to help shape the way Cal Poly is seen by thousands of prospective students, their families and supporters, alumni and community members! Help plan and execute one of the biggest events of the year and gain valuable leadership experience, too.

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SLO Days Involvement

Getting involved with SLO Days is a great way to help shape new students' first experience of Cal Poly by working with the first part of our two-part orientation. Lead groups of new students and their supporters around campus, answer questions and develop your leadership skills!

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Week of Welcome (WOW) Involvement

Getting involved with WOW is a great way to both give back by helping new students get adjusted to life at Cal Poly and in San Luis Obispo, as well as grow as a leader! Help train next year's 900 WOW Leaders and plan the Week as part of an over 60-year-old tradition!

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Interns and Student Staff

Our programs offers lots of different areas to get involved in, from being a WOW Leader and helping new students get acquainted to campus, to the community and with each other, to working in the NSTP Office as a Student Assistant, Intern, or Administrative Staff member.

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Join our Leadership interest list to learn more about future orientation opportunities! 

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