Early Start


Welcome Broncos! We are glad that you have made the choice to pursue your college education with Cal Poly Pomona.

The goal of the Early Start Program is to better prepare students in math and/or English before their first semester, thereby improving their changes of completing a college degree.

Who Should Participate?

Per Executive Order 1110, the Early Start Program serves CSU admitted freshmen who have not demonstrated proficiency in written communication and/or mathematics/quantitative reasoning as determined by the systemwide placement standards

Newly admitted freshmen who are required to participate in Early Start will be notified in a separate email communication.                                           



2018 Important Dates 

May 25  Smart Page Opens

May 25 Early Start Course Registration Opens for CPP Students

June 2  Deadline to register for Early Start summer courses at Cal Poly Pomona

June 2 Early Start Information Session