Mustang Family Weekend 2022

Discover how your student has made Cal Poly their home!

Join us at Mustang Family Weekend to:

  • Reconnect with your student.
  • Meet fellow Cal Poly Families.
  • Engage in Learn by Doing lectures and labs led by esteemed faculty. 
  • Explore campus through interactive tours. 
  • Enjoy live music and fun activities. 
  • Attend cultural, athletic and performing arts events* 

… and SO MUCH MORE! 

Registration is for the ENTIRE FAMILY and includes:

  • One Mustang Family swag bag full of Cal Poly gear.
  • One weekend campus parking pass.
  • Entrance to dozens of exclusive campus events, activities and programming, including
    • College and department receptions and socials.
    • Meet and greets with college deans and faculty.
    • Student performances and showcases.
    • Club sports games.

*Add-On Events

Mustang Family Weekend registrants have the option to add on the following Cal Poly athletic and performing arts events for an additional fee. Seating is limited. Register today!

  • Comedian Michelle Wolf (Oct. 21)
  • Mustang Corral BBQ (Oct. 22)
  • Cal Poly Football vs. Eastern Washington (Oct. 22)
  • Cal Poly Women's Soccer vs. UC Irvine (Oct. 23)

PLEASE NOTE: Cal Poly students receive free admission to student section only seating for football and soccer games with their student ID. If you would like your student to sit with you for these games, please purchase them a ticket.

Cal Poly students do not receive free/discounted access to the Mustang Corral BBQ and must purchase a ticket to enter.

Weekend Schedule

Mustang Family Weekend schedule coming soon! Please check back often for updates.


Book Your Stay

Looking for hotel accommodations? Check out or call 1-877-SLO-Town for assistance.

While you’re in town for Mustang Family Weekend, stop by the SLO Visitors Center located at 895 Monterey Street, just a block away from the Mission in the heart of downtown. The center is open seven days a week from 9:30 a.m. – 5 p.m. and its helpful team is ready to assist you with suggestions to explore and enjoy all that San Luis Obispo has to offer. For more information or inspiration, go to

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