2019 Parent and Supporter Events

Throughout the year, Parent and Family Programs hosts several events that connect families and supporters to Cal Poly. Be sure to mark your calendars and join us on the following dates. We look forward to seeing you!


SLO Discovery Weekend

January 24 - 27, 2019 | March 8-10, 2019

This winter, discover your student's home away from home! SLO Discovery Weekend offers special events and excursions to experience San Luis Obispo (SLO) both on and off campus.

Registration is $30 a person and includes a swag bag, Cal Poly Men’s basketball tickets, family fun campus activities and access to local hikes, adventures and tours throughout the weekend. Those staying in SLO hotels will also receive exclusive local business deals and discounts! Register and book your SLO hotel today!

A full weekend schedule will be available soon. Reserve your spot by registering today!




Plan Your Visit

Looking for additional activity ideas during your weekend stay? Be sure to check out our list of Things to do in San Luis Obispo!

Open House

April 11-13, 2019

Open House is an annual event that showcases Cal Poly's campus to new students, their families, and the community while offering a glimpse into life as a Mustang.

During your visit, be sure to stop by the Parent and Family Programs booth, Coffee House Resource Fair, and Morning Cup with the President to hear insights about Cal Poly firsthand from our knowledgeable staff and Parent Advisory Council.

Visit the Open House website to learn more!

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