• An Interactive Look at Your Accomplishments

    The Annual Report offers a glimpse into the vital ways A&F staff have kept the campus moving forward and the work that took place throughout the 2020-21 academic year. Read the report.

  • How Student Accounts Was Able to Focus Forward

    Every year the campus community has the opportunity to assess A&F units through the Focus Forward survey. Student Accounts heard that their online services needed to be easier to use. So, they got to work. Read more.

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    Utility Box Art Program Launches

    Facilities is accepting proposals for a new campus beautification program that will turn utility boxes into works of art. All students, faculty and staff are invited to submit a proposal. Read More

  • Performer playing the Sax

    The PAC is BACK!

    For the first time in over 18 months, the curtains went up and welcomed audiences back to the PAC on Oct. 4. There are more than 80 ticketed performances scheduled for the 2021-22 season. Read More

  • Our Future Reimagined

    This year’s A&F Annual Event – Our Future Reimagined – focused on energizing, aspiring and uniting to create a campus more vibrant than before the pandemic. See the video, and an event recap here

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 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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