Services and Programs

At the Orfalea College of Business, we know student success increases greatly with a strong support network, which is why our graduation rates are among the best in the CSU. Here are some of those programs.

Academic Advising

Orfalea Student Services offers academic advising to support students with academic needs, such as course planning, registration, studying abroad, changing majors, and much more.

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Alumni Mentoring

Through a student-alumni mentoring partnership, Orfalea students are able to foster connections with industries of interest, strengthen career-readiness skills, and build professional strategies in order to become competitive candidates for in-demand internship and job opportunities.

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Business Council

The Business Council aims to develop an understanding of diverse student perspectives by fostering inclusion, collaboration, accessibility, and transparency between ASI, OCOB student services, clubs, organizations, and the Dean’s Office.

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Career Readiness

The Career Readiness Center prepares students to network with employers and land a successful internship or full-time position.

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College Affiliated Clubs

At Cal Poly, clubs represent an excellent opportunity for students to learn outside the classroom while also forging key industry connections and lasting friendships.

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Peer Mentoring

Orfalea’s Peer Mentoring Program is a free and voluntary peer-driven mentoring service provided exclusively to Orfalea College of Business students, offering guidance, motivation and more.

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Multicultural Business Program

The Multicultural Business Program (MBP) is a diverse, inclusive, and multicultural community led by students for students where they matter, belong, and with professional support are connected with resources to persist to graduation and beyond.

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Senior Information

Our office offers advising to OCOB students to discuss degree progress and graduation checks.

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Student Ambassadors

The Orfalea Student Ambassadors are a passionate, highly-motivated community of students selected to represent and advocate for the Orfalea College of Business, offering tours of the college, representing the college to organizations and more.

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Study Abroad

Studying abroad represents an excellent opportunity to experience different places and cultures while expanding your
resume and career possibilities.

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Transfer Student Support

Transferring to Cal Poly offers many exciting opportunities, but we recognize transfer students sometimes need help adjusting to a new environment. We’re here to provide support and connections to foster success and a sense of belonging.

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