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California Polytechnic State University (Cal Poly) - San Luis Obispo
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  • 4 Year
  • SAN LUIS OBISPO, CA

Students at California Polytechnic State University (Cal Poly) - San Luis Obispo

About the Students

Poll
What one word or phrase best describes the typical student at this school?
Based on 186 responses
  • Academically and socially balanced
    52%
  • Active
    24%
  • Busy
    12%
  • Focused and determined
    5%
  • Similar
    2%
  • Outgoing
    2%
  • Stressed
    2%
Female Undergrads
49%
Male Undergrads
51%
Student Primary Residence
  • In-State
    78%
  • Out-of-State
    20%
  • International
    1%
  • Unknown
    0%
Student Age
  • Under 18
    1%
  • 18-19
    42%
  • 20-21
    41%
  • 22-24
    13%
  • Over 25
    3%
Household Income Levels
  • <$30k
    18%
  • $30k-$48k
    14%
  • $49k-$75k
    15%
  • $76k-$110k
    12%
  • $110k+
    41%

Ethnic Diversity

Poll
9%
of students say the student body is very diverse in race, ethnicity and cultural background. 229 responses
Poll
11%
of students say the student body is very diverse in international students. 229 responses
Racial Diversity
  • African American
    1%
  • Asian
    14%
  • Hispanic
    19%
  • International (Non-Citizen)
    2%
  • Multiracial
    8%
  • Native American
    0%
  • Pacific Islander
    0%
  • Unknown
    3%
  • White
    53%

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Politics On Campus

Poll
How would you describe your personal political beliefs?
Based on 46 responses
  • Very conservative
    2%
  • Conservative
    2%
  • Moderate
    39%
  • Liberal
    33%
  • Very liberal
    11%
  • I don't care about politics
    13%
Poll
How would you describe the political beliefs of the campus as a whole?
Based on 46 responses
  • Conservative
    15%
  • Balanced
    50%
  • Liberal
    26%
  • Not sure
    9%

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