Get ready to kickstart your Mustang Journey with WOW, the legendary Week of Welcome at Cal Poly! For decades, WOW has been a cherished tradition that sets the stage for first-year students' introduction to campus life. Packed with a dynamic array of activities, events, and programs, WOW ensures new students have a vibrant and engaging start to their Cal Poly experience.
During WOW, you will:
Forge Lasting Connections: Meet a diverse group of new and current Mustangs, forming friendships that will accompany you throughout your college years.
Engage in Community-Building: Connect with fellow Mustangs through specially designed activities and intentional conversations, fostering a sense of belonging and unity.
Dive into Exciting Experiences: Participate in a wide variety of fun and thrilling activities that will ignite your passion for campus life.
Discover Opportunities: Learn how to get connected and involved at Cal Poly, unlocking a world of possibilities to enhance your academic and personal growth.
Navigate College Successfully: Gain valuable insights from advisors, who will share tips and guidance on achieving academic excellence at Cal Poly.
WOW is an incredible opportunity to jumpstart your college journey, make lifelong connections, and set the stage for a successful and fulfilling time at Cal Poly. Get ready to embrace the WOW experience and unlock the boundless potential that awaits you!
The WOW fee for all new students (Transfer and First Year) covers the access to workshops and presentations, materials, schedule and program staffing.