Get started using your portal by obtaining your cal poly username and password. You can contact the service desk @ 805-756-7000 or visit Account Help if you don't know that information. View the Quick Start guide for extra help.
Log in and you'll be taken to your home tab where you'll see content that is most important to you. Explore the other tabs listed across the top and feel free to customize any of the content by clicking on the customize link.
You can search the portal for results from the campus directory, Cal Poly web site, or other portal content not already on your layout.
Cal Poly sends important notifications to you via MyCalPoly Portal and Cal Poly mobile app that require action on your part. You can dismiss any of these notifications by clicking on the notification and selecting the X to the right of the message.