Poly Canyon Village Apartments


Poly Canyon Village Apartments
Located on the north end of campus, Poly Canyon Village offers a vibrant community for continuing and transfer students. Each apartment has a full kitchen, a living room common area, two suite-style bathrooms, and four, or five bedrooms. Bedrooms provide single- and double-occupancy accommodations. Apartments are separated by gender unless the student specifically requests gender inclusive housing.

Poly Canyon Village is made up of nine free-standing apartment buildings:

• Aliso 
• Buena Vista
• Corralitos 
• Dover 
• Estrella

• Foxen 
• Gypsum 
• Huasna 
• Inyo 


    Residents delight in amenities like the Village Plaza in the heart of the community, complete with Jamba Juice, Einstein's Bros Bagels, Canyon Café, and the Village Market. Nearby, a community center and leisure pool offer a chance to connect and unwind, while two adjacent parking structures make parking easy.

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    Learning Community

    Residential Learning Community locations for the 2021-22 school year have been assigned.


    CSD (Coordinator of Student Development): Professional staff that live in the halls and supervise the RAs.
    Resident Advisor (RA): Student peer leaders trained in safety and supervision and are on-call.
    Front Desk: Student staff serve resident needs, answer questions and check out equipment. Your front desk is located in Aliso. 
    Open M-F: 7 a.m. – 7 p.m., S-S: 11 a.m. - 8 p.m.

    Floor Plans & Furnishings

    Floorplans, Dimensions & Furnishings 

    4 Person - Single Bedroom Apartments: Each bedroom is single-occupancy and contains a desk and chair. Four bedroom apartments house four residents.

    5 Person - Single Bedroom Apartments: Each bedroom is single-occupancy and contains a desk and chair. Five bedroom apartments house five residents. 

    6 Person: Two single bedrooms and two shared rooms. Each bedroom includes a bed, wardrobe, dress, desk and chair for each resident. The four bedroom apartment houses six residents.

    • Flooring: carpet
    • Closet: wardrobe
    • Bed Size: 38” x 80" (twin extra long)
    • Desks and chairs
    • Waste/recycle/compost bins
    • Dresser
    • Window coverings

    • 2 bathrooms per apartment
    • Shower curtains
    • Towel hooks
    • Complementary toilet paper included

    • Full size refrigerator
    • Microwave
    • Oven with stovetop
    • Bar countertop with 3 stools
    • Cabinets

    Living Room/Common Area
    • Two-person sofa
    • Single-seat chair with ottoman
    • Coffee table
    • End table
    • Floor lamp
    • Storage Closet: built-in with vacuum, dust pan and broom
    • Flat panel TV wall mount and TV stand (TV not included)
    • Cable hookup


    • Secure keycard access
    • WiFi
    • Free laundry
    • Study area
    • Game equipment for checkout
    • Swimming Pool and lounge chairs
    • Lockers for pool area (lock not provided)
    • Knowledge center


    • Pool table
    • Foosball table
    • Table tennis
    • Piano
    • Purified water fill stations
    • Vending Area
    • Built-in outdoor grill
    • Basketball Court
    • Sand Volleyball Court
    • Elevators
    • Music Room
    • Bike racks




    WiFi is available through all interior residential spaces, including Community Centers and in rooms.

    WiFi Options: Use Eduroam for general use with phones, laptops, mobile devices. Use CP-IoT for gaming consoles, SmartTVs, media devices, speakers.

    Wired: Every room is equipped with wired Ethernet ports either on the wall or on an Aruba Access Point. Wall ports labeled (X) and (Y) are active and available for use.

    For general assistance with technology and network access, visit or call 805-756-5600.


    Residents have access to 150+ channels, including premium stations such as HBO and sports networks, in community spaces and on personal devices. To get connected, visit


    Laundry rooms are located in Aliso A120, Corralitos C130, Dover D115, Estrella E029, Foxen F117, Gypsum G125, Huasna H144, and Inyo 001. We have laundry monitoring so you can check for machine availability and get alerts when your laundry is done.


    A landline phone is provided in each community center. For campus calls, dial the last five digits of the telephone number. Dial 7 + 1 + 805 + the number for off campus calls. Long distance calls require a calling card.


    Mail sent by USPS will be delivered to your mailbox in Canyon Post. Use the combination provided by Distribution Services to open your mailbox. »

    • Turn left four times and stop at the first number. 
    • Turn right, passing the first number once and stop at the second number. 
    • Turn left and stop at the third number. 
    • Turn right slowly, and pull open.

    Packages sent with a tracking number and requiring a signature are delivered to Canyon Post. Bring your email notice and a photo ID to retrieve your package.


    [Your Name]
    [Mail Box #] Canyon Circle
    San Luis Obispo, CA 93410

    The Mailbox # is assigned separately by Distribution Services and is not your room number. This is emailed to you before you move in.

    Proper addressing is essential to prompt delivery of mail and packages. Mail is not forwarded during breaks or once you move off campus

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