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California Polytechnic State University - San Luis Obispo

Instate Tuition (2013-2014)
Out-of-state Tuition (2013-2014)

CPSU-San Luis Obispo Address

General info:(805) 756-1111
Financial aid office:(805) 756-2927
Admissions office:(805) 756-2311University Homepage

Tuition + CPSU-San Luis Obispo Housing (2013-2014)

Undergrad Application Fee: $55
Grad Application Fee:$55

Campus Housing Capacity:7,246
Freshman Must Live on Campus: No

University Makeup (2013-2014)

# of Undergrads: 18,052
# of Grad students: 1,260
# of Part time: 15
Total Students: 19,312




American Indian



Pacific Islander




Financial Aid

56% First time, full time students receive federal aid and the average amount is $1,049

25% of students receive State/Local grants and the average amount is $3,403

31% receive instiutional grants and the average institutional award is $3,827

29% receive student loans and the average amount is $5,843Net Price CalculatorFinancial Aid Website
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Special Programs

Teacher Certifications

Admissions Requirements

Secondary School Record Required
Secondary School GPA Required
Secondary School Rank N/A
Test Scores Required
Competencies N/A

Special Credits

HS College Credit: Yes
AP Credit: Yes
Life Experience Credit: No
Special Credits(other): No

Applicants Admitted

29% men vs 34% women admitted

Applicants vs Admissions (2013-2014)

Men Applicants:19,855
Women Applicants:17,086
Men Admitted:5,746
Women Admitted:5,791

Student Services

Library On Campus
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Counseling Services
Employment Services
Placement Services
Day Care On Campus


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