California Polytechnic State University-San Luis Obispo (out-of-state)

Campus Housing - Dorms and Meal Plans

Provides on campus housing

Residence hall capacity

Does college offer a meal plan?
Yes, number of meals per week can vary

Must all students live on campus?

Residence halls on campus:
Aliso, Beef Cattle Evaluation Center, Beef Cattle Evaluation Center, Modular, Buena Vista, Cerro Bishop, Cerro Cabrillo, Cerro Hollister, Cerro Islay, Cerro Morro, Cerro Romauldo, Corralitos, Dairy Science, Diablo Hall, Dover, Elewexe, Environmental Horticulture, Escuela Beef Center, Estrella, Foxen, Fremont Hall, Gypsum, Herdsman Hall, Huasna, Inyo, Lassen Hall, McCloud Hall, Muir Hall, Nipumu?, Palomar Hall, Peterson Ranch, Poultry Science, Santa Lucia Hall, Santa Ynez Hall, Sequoia Hall, Shasta Hall, Sierra Madre, Swine Unit, T?Ilkukunit?, Tenaya Hall, Tilhini, Trinity Hall, Tsitkawayu, Tsitpxatu, Tsitqawi, Veterinary Clinic, Whitney Hall, Yosemite Hall

Sports Programs & Athletics

Athletic conferences
    Football - Big Sky Conference
    Basketball - Big West Conference
    Baseball - Big West Conference
    Cross Country/Track - Big West Conference

Number of Varsity Athletes by Sport in 2021

Sport # of Men # of Women
All Track Combined 81 139
Baseball 35
Basketball 16 20
Beach Volleyball 22
Football 116
Golf 10 7
Soccer 31 34
Softball 20
Swimming and Diving 30 33
Tennis 13 9
Volleyball 17
Wrestling 27
Data from 2018
Athletic Association
Member of National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA)

Athletic Classification
NCAA Division I-FCS



Athletic Summary
Total # athletes


Male Athletes 332
Female Athletes 221


Total sports revenue

Total sports expenses

Avg. head coach salary - Women
(# full-time equivalents)
$109,667 (9)

Avg. head coach salary - Men
(# FTE)
$156,772 (8)

Campus Services and Programs

Academic/career counseling service
Employment services for students
On-campus day care for students' children
Placement services for completers
Remedial services
Library facilities
Access to digital/electronic resources
Access to library collections that are shared with other institutions
Established library hours
Organized collection of printed materials
Physical facilities
Staff trained to provide and interpret library materials
Services and Programs for Servicemembers and Veterans
Credit for military training
Dedicated point of contact for support services for veterans, military servicemembers, and their families
Member of Servicemembers Opportunity Colleges
Recognized student veteran organization
Hospital on campus?


% of students with registered disabilities

Nearby Restaurants

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Tiki Hut

Miles From Campus: 0.58
Food from Ziggy's


Miles From Campus: 0.62
Food from Poke Chef

Poke Chef

Miles From Campus: 0.62
Food from At Bites

At Bites

Miles From Campus: 0.74
Food from PokiRito


Miles From Campus: 0.84
Food from Menka Ramen

Menka Ramen

Miles From Campus: 0.88
Food from Splash Café Monterey St.

Splash Café Monterey St.

Miles From Campus: 0.96
Food from Papa’s Thai Cafe

Papa’s Thai Cafe

Miles From Campus: 1.02
Food from Raku Ramen

Raku Ramen

Miles From Campus: 1.03
Food from Taqueria Santa Cruz Express

Taqueria Santa Cruz Express

Miles From Campus: 1.03
Food from Hoagies


Miles From Campus: 1.08
Food from Petra


Miles From Campus: 1.14
Food from Firestone Grill

Firestone Grill

Miles From Campus: 1.28
Food from Ox+Anchor


Miles From Campus: 1.29
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Urbane Cafe

Miles From Campus: 1.31
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Mint + Craft

Miles From Campus: 1.33
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Finney’s Crafthouse

Miles From Campus: 1.34
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Giuseppe's Cucina Rustica

Miles From Campus: 1.34
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San Luis Taqueria

Miles From Campus: 1.37
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Luna Red

Miles From Campus: 1.37
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KIN Coffee Bar

Miles From Campus: 1.39
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Bliss Cafe

Miles From Campus: 1.4
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Black Sheep Bar & Grill

Miles From Campus: 1.41
Food from Eureka!


Miles From Campus: 1.44
Food from Novo


Miles From Campus: 1.45
Food from Old San Luis BBQ

Old San Luis BBQ

Miles From Campus: 1.51
Food from Big Sky Cafe

Big Sky Cafe

Miles From Campus: 1.51
Food from Chinelo Restaurant

Chinelo Restaurant

Miles From Campus: 1.52
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The Mark

Miles From Campus: 1.52
Food from Sidecar


Miles From Campus: 1.52
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Joliene Bakery

Miles From Campus: 1.57
Food from Goshi Japanese Restaurant

Goshi Japanese Restaurant

Miles From Campus: 1.57
Food from Mistura


Miles From Campus: 1.58
Food from High Street Market & Deli

High Street Market & Deli

Miles From Campus: 1.92
Food from The Switch

The Switch

Miles From Campus: 2.11
Food from Oki Momo Asian Grill

Oki Momo Asian Grill

Miles From Campus: 2.12
Food from Thai Boat

Thai Boat

Miles From Campus: 2.73
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Shalimar Indian Restaurant

Miles From Campus: 3.45
Food from Farmhouse Corner Market

Farmhouse Corner Market

Miles From Campus: 4.38
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Milestone Tavern

Miles From Campus: 0.74
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Spark Yoga

Miles From Campus: 0.75
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Scout Coffee

Miles From Campus: 0.79
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SloDoCo Donuts

Miles From Campus: 0.92
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Miles From Campus: 1.26
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Black Horse Coffee

Miles From Campus: 1.26
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Palm Theatre

Miles From Campus: 1.3
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Mon Ami Crepe Bar

Miles From Campus: 1.31
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Granada Hotel & Bistro

Miles From Campus: 1.36
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BarrelHouse Brewing - SLO

Miles From Campus: 1.37
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Sweetie Cup Tea House

Miles From Campus: 1.4
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Linnaea's Cafe

Miles From Campus: 1.44
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Scout Coffee Company

Miles From Campus: 1.45
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Blast 825 Taproom

Miles From Campus: 1.46
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Kreuzberg Coffee Company

Miles From Campus: 1.51
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Gennaro's Grill & Garden

Miles From Campus: 1.71
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Nautical Bean

Miles From Campus: 2.02
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Bishop Peak

Miles From Campus: 2.12
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Madonna Inn Trail Rides

Miles From Campus: 2.43
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Lucy's Coffee

Miles From Campus: 2.48
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Beda's Biergarten

Miles From Campus: 2.76
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Sunset Drive-In Theater

Miles From Campus: 2.91
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Coastal Peaks Coffee

Miles From Campus: 3.34
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Miles From Campus: 4.09
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Tolosa Winery

Miles From Campus: 5.06
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Saucelito Canyon Vineyards

Miles From Campus: 6.37
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Wolff Vineyards

Miles From Campus: 6.62
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Kelsey See Canyon Vineyards

Miles From Campus: 7.21
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Bob Jones Trail

Miles From Campus: 8.26
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