Students must complete all the requirments of the Research Distinction.

Requirements for this distinction include all of the following:

Requirements for the Research Distinction
Complete Faculty-Mentored Research Complete at a minimum, 6 months of faculty-mentored research, scholarship, or creative activity during your time at CPP.
Present at a Conference Present research at the Cal Poly Pomona Student RSCA Conference, Cal Poly Pomona Creative Activities and Research Symposium or a Professional Research Conference.
Publish a Full Paper or Scholarly Work Publish a full paper or scholarly work related to the research or creative activity to Bronco Scholar or any Peer Reviewed journal.
Examples of accepted work include full research reports and videos of performances. Examples of work not accepted for this requirement are PowerPoint presentations, research summaries, abstract submissions or poster submissions. If you have questions regarding suitable materials for your scholarly work, please email