Local Resources for Cal Poly Students
San Luis Obispo Living
The beautiful community of San Luis Obispo and the Cal Poly campus is conveniently located on the Central Coast of California, halfway between San Francisco and Los Angeles on scenic Highway 101. Transportation options that include a regional airport and Amtrak train station make getting to Cal Poly and San Luis Obispo convenient. San Luis Obispo has been rated as one of the top communities in the United States to live. The quality of "SLO" life, its safety, and scenic beauty are here for you! Your education is enhanced by Cal Poly's fine reputation and University Housing's variety of educational and residential programs for students residing on campus.
Computer Labs On Campus - hours and availability:
Computer Labs at Kennedy Library
Grocery Stores in San Luis Obispo:
Health and Counseling Services
Local News and Weather:
Local Retail Shops:
Shopping and Shipping for Campus Living:
You may wish to order items online ahead of time and have them shipped to your campus residence hall or apartment address.
NOTE: Please schedule delivery/shipment of packages to arrive on campus after the move-in date. It is also recommended that any valuable items, such as computers and cameras, be insured for the value of the item. Neither Cal Poly Distribution Services (campus mail center), nor University Housing, will be responsible for the delivery of any packages that have a value over $50.
Maps/ Visitor Information:
Storage of student's belongings for summer, etc., can be found off campus at various moving and storage companies.
Please check the Yellow Pages or Google for additional storage facilities in SLO County.