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California Polytechnic University

1 Grand Ave., San Luis Obispo, CA 93407
805-756-1111
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Folsom, California
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49 reviews 49 reviews
16 attraction reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2014 NEW

My son is a freshman. We both love this university! Beautiful, not too big, focus is on the students, and it is prestigious. Everything we have been a part of, orientations and such, has been first class! Such a wonderful environment to get an education in. Plus since it is a Cal State, you get A LOT of bang for... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

This was a pre-application visit with my child to tour the school and campus. Beautiful campus and town. Looks like a wonderful place to go to school.

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Goleta, California
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91 reviews 91 reviews
29 attraction reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2014 via mobile

Went to the football game tonight, first time I'd been here. Parking, once you found it, was about a mile away from the stadium! It seems like a school like this, that has invested in a football team and recently upgraded one side of their stadium would have parking a little more convenient. It also isn't very well lit for... More

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Fremont, California
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1,700 reviews 1,700 reviews
1,065 attraction reviews
995 helpful votes 995 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014

We have visited the campus a number of times and we know people who have attended and graduated from this pretty campus in San Luis Obispo. Established first in 1901, it is part of the California State University system. The school encourages students to solve real world issues by a combination of classroom courses as well as lab exercises. It... More

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Stafford
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16 reviews 16 reviews
3 attraction reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2014

This campus I'd for the students. It is well laid out and you can just see how the master plan is coming together. Students look happy and not stressed. Car traffic is minimal, mostly bicycles! It is obvious this university cares!

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San Luis Obispo, California
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4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2014

Friendly, professional, small faculty/student ratio, beautiful campus, great location and climate, high academic standards

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San Luis Obispo, California
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68 reviews 68 reviews
18 attraction reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2014

When you come here concentrate on the few that work hard, not the party kids that want a free ride on their dads dime.

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Anchorage, Alaska
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90 reviews 90 reviews
20 attraction reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

Beautiful grounds, well kept up with a happy safe feeling walking around. Beautiful buildings and nice atmosphere. So glad my son is attending this college.

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brawley, ca
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20 reviews 20 reviews
7 attraction reviews
86 helpful votes 86 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

Football stadium is dated. Too long a walk from the parking structure. Didn't really see much of the campus other than the new rec center which is nice.

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Santa Cruz, California
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27 reviews 27 reviews
4 attraction reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2014

Great education for a reasonable tuition, why it is one of the most sought after places to go to college in California

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