Cal Poly offers access to many kinds of software for staff, faculty, students and labs including Microsoft Office, Adobe Creative Suite and many more.
We are currently restructuring our Workstation Program. Please stay tuned for new information in the near future.
Cal Poly offers email and calendar services for current students, faculty and staff. Campus users can forward their campus email to other email providers (like Yahoo! or Gmail), if desired. Each account has integrated email, calendar, personal address book, tasks and file storage. Auxiliary and departmental accounts are available upon request.
The Media Resource Center offers a variety of media equipment and laptop computers for short-term checkout in support of instructional and/or academic needs.
Working with department staff across the Cal Poly campus, ITS provides Internet services to the data faceplate in each office, classroom and lab throughout the campus. ITS provides consultative network planning and troubleshooting services for departments.
Faculty and staff can use VPN (Virtual Private Network) to securely access Cal Poly computing resources from off campus. To access specific systems, such as your desktop computer, contact for CITC (Campus Information Technology Coordinator) for assistance.
Cal Poly offers secure wireless access to students, faculty and staff that we call Secure Mustang Wireless. We also offer temporary guest accounts to sponsored visitors. For students living in the residence halls, ResNet provides residential secure Wi-Fi.