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Prospective Student Programs

Many international students have come to call Cal Poly their home. Whether you are interested in a degree program, or short-term study, the International Center is here to support you.

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Degree-seeking Students

Looking to earn a degree as an international student at Cal Poly? Learn how to apply with Cal Poly International Admissions.

Exchange Programs

Learn about the Cal Poly Exchange program for inbound international students.

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Visit Program

VISIT Cal Poly is an excellent way for international students to experience the academic life and culture in the United States on a short-term stay.


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