• K9 Zeus sitting in front of an officer.


    Cal Poly Police Department’s very own K9, Zeus, was recently awarded $1,000 for being the sixth highest vote getter in the national Aftermath Services LLC grant contest.

  • Poly Travel

    Poly Travel, the university’s new managed travel program, has launched and department specific trainings have begun. Go to afd.calpoly.edu/travel/concur/ to see when your training is scheduled.

  • Lanaya Gaberel sitting in the new Learning Center

    Learning Cafe

    The new Learning Café is open to faculty and staff and offers a quiet place to take advantage of online learning opportunities with six individual computers as well as space for in-person activities.

  • Photo of new stoplight in front of the PAC

    New Stoplight

    The stoplight at Grand Ave. and Pacheco Way was installed in January. Please be patient as programming and timing at the light will undergo adjusting into March.

  • Photo of young women running

    USA Pentathlon

    This January Cal Poly hosted the USA Pentathlon national qualifier. The top four women and men were named to Team USA and will compete at the World Cup for a spot in this summer’s Olympics.

Administration & Finance

is the steward of Cal Poly's resources and comprises eight units that fulfill major operational roles for the university. With an annual budget of $101.4 million, A&F is responsible for capital project planning and maintenance of nearly six million square feet of space in the 150 major buildings on campus.

A&F maximizes campus business operations while contracting and procuring $100+ million of goods and services annually. It also oversees the human resources office, campus police department and Cal Poly Corporation – the university’s non-profit auxiliary organization.


from the staff of Administration & Finance at Cal Poly, San Luis Obispo. As a division dedicated to quality service to the Cal Poly community, we hope that you will find the information on the offerings of the Administration & Finance Division useful.

As you have occasion to use the services of Administration & Finance, we encourage you to offer comments that will assist us in the continual improvement of all that we do to enhance the quality at life of the Cal Poly campus.

Cynthia Vizcaíno Villa

Senior Vice President, Administration & Finance, Chief Financial Officer

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