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CALIFORNIA POLYTECHNIC STATE UNIVERSITY INFORMATION


California Polytechnic State University is located in San Luis Obispo, California and is a public college. California Polytechnic State University is a four year college and offers Bachelor's Degrees, Master's Degrees, and a number of different programs and courses.

California Polytechnic State University is in a relatively urban area (in or near a city), which may be something you prefer if you like a city lifestyle as a student.

California Polytechnic State University does not have a rolling admission policy, and you will want to make sure that you get your application in before November 30.

California Polytechnic State University is a medium-sized college with an average enrollment of around 18,475 students.

California Polytechnic State University accepts about 44% of its applicants on average, and 35% of the students receive some sort of financial aid for college at California Polytechnic State University.

If you are looking for more information on financial aid at California Polytechnic State University, you can may want to contact Jim Maraviglia, who is the Asst. V.P. of Admissions, Recruitment and Financial Aid at California Polytechnic State University. You may also qualify for free grants for college in California to attend California Polytechnic State University.

You may also need to take one or more of the following tests to qualify for admission at California Polytechnic State University:

  • ACT
  • SAT

If you are interested in joining the Army, California Polytechnic State University does have an ROTC Army program that is available for attending students.

California Polytechnic State University offers the following co-op opportunities and programs to its students:

  • Agriculture
  • Business
  • Computer Science
  • Engineering
  • Humanities
  • Natural Sciences
  • Social Sciences

California Polytechnic State University offers the following extracurricular activities to its students:

  • Choral Groups
  • Concert Band
  • Dance
  • Drama
  • Jazz Band
  • Literary Magazine
  • Marching Band
  • Music Ensembles
  • Music Theater
  • Pep Band
  • Radio Station
  • Sports
  • TV Station

On a 4.0 scale, the average high school gpa for students that are entering California Polytechnic State University is 3.7.

You may want to brush up on your ACT preparation as well, because the average ACT score for students that are entering California Polytechnic State University is 25.

Don't forget to study for the SAT, because the average SAT score for students that are entering California Polytechnic State University is 529.

Do a lot of students come from out of state to attend California Polytechnic State University? Well, about 6% of the student body at California Polytechnic State University comes from outside the state of California.

Are you thinking of joining a fraternity or a sorority while you are attending California Polytechnic State University? You're not alone - about 9% of the students at California Polytechnic State University join a fraternity or sorority.

Do a lot of the students at California Polytechnic State University live on campus? Well, about 21% live on campus, while 79% live off campus and commute to school every day.

QUICK FACTS ABOUT CALIFORNIA POLYTECHNIC STATE UNIVERSITY

California Polytechnic State University Address:


San Luis Obispo, California 93407
Phone: 805-756-1111
Fax: 805-756-5292
Web Site: http://www.calpoly.edu

California Polytechnic State University admission closing date:


November 30

Does California Polytechnic State University offer Associate's degrees?


No

Does California Polytechnic State University offer Bachelor's degrees?


Yes

Does California Polytechnic State University offer Master's degrees?


Yes

Does California Polytechnic State University offer Doctoral degrees?


No

California Polytechnic State University graduation rate:


65%

California Polytechnic State University retention rate:


89%

California Polytechnic State University average high school GPA:


3.7

California Polytechnic State University average ACT score:


25

California Polytechnic State University average SAT score:


529



Financial Aid is available only to those who qualify.

California Polytechnic State University room & board cost (estimate):


$8,145

Is California Polytechnic State University a private college?


No

Is California Polytechnic State University a coed college?


Yes

California Polytechnic State University school calendar:


Quarter

Is California Polytechnic State University a 2 year or 4 year college?


4 Years
Please Note: Length of programs pertain to finishing programs in normal time.

California Polytechnic State University enrollment:


18,475 Students

Percentage of applicants accepted to California Polytechnic State University


44%

Percentage of students at California Polytechnic State University receiving financial aid:


35%





Percentage of Asian students:


11%

Percentage of Hispanic students:


9%

Percentage of Caucasian students:


62%

Percentage of students living on campus:


21%

Percentage of students living off campus:


79%



Other Activities Nearby:


Golf Courses in San Luis Obispo


Data provided by Data-lists.com Universities and Colleges Database. Data last updated on 2007-11-29.

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