California Polytechnic State University-San Luis Obispo

One Grand Ave
San Luis Obispo, CA 93407
(805) 756-1111
http://www.calpoly.edu

General

  • Type of college: 4-year Public
  • Total student population: 19,325
  • Undergraduate population: 18,302
  • Student to faculty ratio: 21 to 1

Tuition, Room & Board, Books & Supplies and Other Fees

  • Total cost for in-state students living on campus: $17,982
  • Total cost for out-of-state students living on campus: $26,689
  • Total cost for in-state students living off campus: $17,982
  • Total cost for out-of-state students living off campus: $26,689

Financial Aid Provided

  • Students receiving financial aid: 44%
  • Average financial aid received per student: $1,646
  • Students receiving Pell grants: 11%
  • Average Pell grant received per student: $3,110
  • Students receiving federal aid: 11%
  • Average federal aid received per student: $4,508
  • Students receiving state aid: 21%
  • Students receiving institutional aid: 16%

Admissions

  • Total applicants: 30,176
  • Percent admitted: 45%
  • Percent admitted (men): 45%
  • Percent admitted (women): 44%
  • Average SAT critical reading scores (25th percentile, 75th percentile): 520, 620
  • Average SAT math scores (25th percentile, 75th percentile): 560, 670
  • Average SAT writing scores (25th percentile, 75th percentile): unknown

Enrollment

  • Total enrolled (Fall 2008): 19,471
  • Male students (Fall 2008): 56%
  • Female students (Fall 2008): 44%

Graduation

  • Graduation rate: 69%
  • Graduation rate (men): 66%
  • Graduation rate (women): 74%

Degrees Offered

  • Bachelors
  • Masters