New Employee Frequently Asked Questions

We realize as you explore and learn about the culture and resources of our campus, you may find yourself having questions that span the knowledge of various departments. Below you’ll find answers to questions we get asked most from our new employees.

Benefits and Employee Services

Employee and Organization Development

Employee Wellbeing

Faculty Staff Associations

Information Technology Services

Office of University Diversity & Inclusion

  • What is the Office of University Diversity and Inclusion (OUDI) and its mission?

    The Office of University Diversity and Inclusion leads efforts to build diversity and promote inclusion through a collective impact framework that connects with partners and aligns university-wide efforts in order to achieve inclusive excellence; attract and respond to a diverse campus community; and nurture a respectful and inclusive campus climate.

  • How can I find out the most up to date information on OUDI and DEI efforts, resources, and events?

    Visit the OUDI Website for up-to-date information and events, and follow OUDI’s social media accounts: Instagram @CalPolyOUDI| Twitter: @CalPolyOUDI | Facebook:

  • What are the main initiatives of OUDI?

    OUDI is involved in a number of institution-wide efforts and initiatives including:

    • Building systems that focus on developing networks within the university and bridges to local communities.
    • Supporting the development and implementation of Diversity Action Plans across the university.
    • Developing a comprehensive, university-wide training system with a focus on developing core competencies and featuring parallel, tiered faculty and staff programs that focus on inclusive hiring practices, and the development of a certificate program.
    • Conducting research that focuses on our progress toward becoming a Hispanic Serving Institution (HSI), securing external grant funding, and on gathering data to better direct and inform our work.


Public Safety


Transportation and Parking Services

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