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  • Locations: San Luis Obispo, CA, United States;
  • Program Terms: Academic Year
  • Homepage: Click to visit
  • Restrictions: LSU applicants only
  • This program is currently not accepting applications.
Dates / Deadlines:

There are currently no active application cycles for this program.
Fact Sheet:
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Language of Instruction: English Minimum GPA Required: 3.0
APA Program Type: NSE Exchange - Domestic/Canada Credit Type: LSU credits via transfer
APA Advisor: Marissa Baham US State: California - CA
NSE Tuition Plan(s): Plan A, Plan B
Program Description:

California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo

California Polytechnic

Campus Location

Cal Poly is in San Luis Obispo, a city of about 44,000 on California's central coast, midway between San Francisco and Los Angeles. The city and university share a neighborly, small-campus, small-town

Helpful Information

Cal Poly is a nationally ranked, four-year, comprehensive public university located in San Luis Obispo, halfway between San Francisco and Los Angeles on California's Central Coast.

It is a distinctive learning community offering academically focused students a hands-on educational experience that prepares them for today's scientific and technical world. For the 19th straight year, Cal Poly has been rated the best public-master's university in the West in the 2012 U.S. News & World Report.

Fast Facts

Campus Statistics

Location Setting Pop. Enroll Housing Lang. Type
San Luis Obispo  Urban 45,119 20,186 37% on-campus English Quarter

Campus Diversity

White African Amer. Hispanic Asian Native Amer. Int'l Other
59% 1% 15% 12% 0% 1% 12%

Available Tuition Payment Plans

Plan A Plan B
You will pay in-state/in province tuition/fees directly to your host campus. You will pay your normal tuition/fees to your home campus.
EVEN - Host campus accepts no more students than it sends out. EVEN - Host campus accepts no more students than it sends out.
Placement availabilities may change at any time. Please reference the school's profile page on NSE.org for updated information.

Payment Estimates

Plan A Tuition/Fees Housing/Meals
$3,000 $4,000
These prices are estimates and are subject to change. Please reference the host university site for accurate details.

Programs of Study Open to NSE Students

For an accurate list of programs of study open to NSE students, please reference the list of "Undergraduate Majors Open to NSE Students" on the NSE School Profile for California Polytechnic State U, San Luis Obispo.

This list is maintained by the host NSE coordinator and is kept up-to-date. All classes taken while on an NSE exchange will transfer back as LSU credit. The LSU NSE coordinator will work with you to determine course equivalencies.

 

Special Conditions

For a full list of special conditions, please visit www.NSE.org and search the NSE section of the APA website.

GPA and Other Academic Requirements

  • No students accepted from NSE members within my own state
  • 3.0 GPA
  • Major Declared
  • Seniors are discouraged from applying and all students must have great flexibility with the courses they plan to take. All students must have a declared major at the time of placement. Students who were previously enrolled at Cal Poly are not eligible for exchange.

Exchange Preferences

  • Full-year exchange Accepted
  • Single term exchange Fall only

Mid-Year Exchange (Exchange that begins with the Spring/Winter Term)

  •  Not available

Non-Native English Speakers

  • TOEFL: must have a score of 550 paper, 213 computer or 80 Internet

Graduate and Post-Baccalaureate Students

  • Not available

Summer Exchange

  • Not available

International Students (Visa Students)

  • Will not accept



This program is currently not accepting applications.