Orientation 2018


Your Journey Starts With Orientation: SLO Days & WOW

At Cal Poly, orientation for all new students is made up of two parts: SLO Days and WOW.

Use this guide for the following during your SLO Days and WOW experience:
  • Your SLO Days and WOW schedules
  • Arrival information & communications
  • To-do lists, campus resources, and orientation information
  • And much more - all at your finger tips.
Check back regularly for updates and additions.

New students: Sign-up for both SLO Days and WOW by May 15th, 2018.

SLO Days

Kick off your first chapter as a Cal Poly Mustang with SLO Days! During this two-day event, you'll connect with new students and student leaders, learn more about your college, valuable on-campus resources, and explore campus and the
San Luis Obispo community.


PART 2: SEPTEMBER 16 – 23, 2018
Join your new class of Mustangs for our nationally acclaimed Week of Welcome! This eight-day program will acquaint you with our campus culture and expansive resources, introduce you to (literally) hundreds of new people, and guide you through your first week of classes. Experience a one-of-a-kind Cal Poly tradition that's more than 60 years in the making. Don't miss it!