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Nurse prepares Flu Shot

Health Alert

Since December 2019, there has been an emerging public health concern regarding an outbreak of pneumonia caused by a new strain of coronavirus, 2019 Novel Coronavirus (2019-nCoV). The university is aware of the changing nature of the situation and is continuing to monitor any related developments.
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Great News to Share

In October 2019, a team of reviewers from the WASC Senior College and University Commission (WSCUC) visited Cal Poly Pomona as part of the accreditation process. The university was notified on Feb. 27 that Cal Poly Pomona has received reaffirmation of its accreditation for a period of 10 years, the maximum length of time offered by WSCUC. 
Professor Renford Reese

Project Rebound to Tap Grant to Mentor Incarcerated Youth

Project Rebound provides formerly incarcerated students with the academic support, financial assistance and on-campus workspace needed to help them successfully navigate college life. Participants in the program are preparing to give back thanks to a grant totaling more than $300,000.
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Developer FivePoint to Move Lanterman Project Forward

With a developer selected and an advisory committee in place, CPP intends to move forward with crafting a plan for the Lanterman site. Irvine-based developer FivePoint and the university are moving toward an exclusive negotiating agreement, a crucial step before development discussions begin in earnest.
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Violet Palmer

“This is my heart, I always come back because, again, this tradition helped me make it.”

 - Violet Palmer
NBA's first female referee, CPP Women’s Basketball National Champion Team 1985 and 1986, 2016 Distinguished Alumna


Get ready to turn your tassels and leave Cal Poly Pomona with a sense of accomplishment and pride. Find information about the 64th annual commencement ceremonies taking place in the spring of 2020.

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Graduates of the 2019 CLASS ceremony
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Our Polytechnic Advantage

Academic excellence is central to our mission at Cal Poly Pomona. Our emphasis on hands-on learning means we reach beyond the textbook to provide knowledge through experience. We promote creativity, discovery and innovation. We inspire critical thinking, collaboration and community engagement, and the way we integrate technology helps ensure that our graduates are career ready. We proudly embrace diversity and inclusivity. This is our polytechnic advantage.

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The Compass

Whether you live or work on campus or commute to get to classes, The Compass provides news and real-time updates about construction projects, road closures, power shutdowns, mechanical malfunctions or maintenance to help you get to class and work and avoid delays.

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