Academic Advising


Academic Advising at Cal Poly Pomona is dedicated to supporting students and implementing best practices to promote educational and professional success of all students. The advising community uses academic policies to guide students to achieve life long career goals and make informed decisions regarding their educational pursuits.


Academic Advising at Cal Poly Pomona will continue to consist of a proactive group of educators knowledgeable about university policies and procedures while providing current, helpful and comprehensive information to students. Academic Advising at Cal Poly Pomona advocates for the interest of each individual student and advisors will serve as active stakeholders in shaping student success.

At Cal Poly Pomona academic advising takes place primarily within the colleges with both staff and faculty advisors having shared responsibilities for student advising.  The Office of Academic Programs plays a key role in university wide advising. The office is responsible for the dissemination of advising information as it pertains to advising policy and procedural changes and is charged with the interpretation for application of Executive Orders that govern policies that impact advising on each CSU campus.