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Most Helpful Review for California State Polytechnic University-Pomona
  • Category: Am learning a lot
  • Review by: Beau from Napa, CA
  • 20 out of 20 people found this review helpful

CPP's staff is unmatched in many ways. Being an architecture major, I've met some of the best in the field and have been taught by professors who have been in the business a long time. Some classes can be frustrating if you have a teacher who doesn't take the time to show up, answer questions, and offer office hours.

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  • Jayson from Chino, CA
  • Oct-08-2017 I am researching this school and have visited the campus

    I love the campus, it's as big as it gets before you can say it's "too" big. It also has a few beautiful attractions like the Japanese garden. I love how hands-on some classes are too.

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  • Put from Loma Linda, CA
  • Aug-16-2017 I am a current student here

    This is a big school. When I think of Cal Poly Pomona, I think of agriculture, engineering, and horses. Students that go here have many varying interests.

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  • Keimahney from Bakersfield, CA
  • Dec-25-2016 I am a current student here

    The motto: Learn by Doing. It is not just a promotion tactic to convince students to apply or attend. CPP is very adamant about maintaining and does a great job on its emphasize on the subject.

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  • Antonio from Fontana, CA
  • Nov-16-2016 I am a current student here

    Cal Poly is a really good school if you are not looking for an enormous campus, it is a decent size campus. It honestly is really beautiful, its really green and calm. From my experience, the professors are willing to help you out, sometimes they are not the best teachers but when it comes to personalities they are not terrible people.

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  • anonymous
  • Aug-09-2016 I am accepted here and planning to attend soon

    the campus is a beautiful retreat from the surrounding city. professors are invested in the students. each major/area of study has a plethora of real-life learning experiences.

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  • jonathan from tehachapi, ca
  • May-03-2016 I am a current student here

    the cal poly pomona college of engineering is absolutely amazing if you put yourself out there; i work as a student coordinator and get to here about all of the awesome things that we can do such as 3d printing, wind tunnel labs, metal work and wood work. the high majority of the professors love creating a personal relationship with their students (average class about 30 students (small)), in fact i'm going to lunch with one pretty soon. the rest of school has so much to offer as well with an awesome gym which i regularly use, a very useful library and the bronco student center (bsc) which is a cross between food, studying, and social life.

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  • anon
  • Feb-06-2016 I am a current student here

    A good school for all majors, especially engineering, communications, and business. A large and beautiful campus, with many clubs and organizations to get involved in. The 24/7 computer lab is really useful.

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  • Dalena from Diamond Bar, CA
  • Jan-27-2016 I am a current student here

    This university effectively applies the Learn By Doing motto to help students get a better understanding of the curriculum at hand here. The student community here is very welcoming, especially with the 200+ clubs available on campus. Most of the study rooms and lounges here and open late at night, which really helps students focus on their studying and not rush to complete what they're doing.

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  • JuanCarlos from San Bernardino, CA
  • Dec-10-2015 I am a current student here

    It's a really nice school which has nice dining, teaching rooms, and GYM. People should come visit since it's nature friendly and some ducks, fishes, turtles in and around pond. Parking structure is awesome as well.

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  • Nicole from Temple City, CA
  • Jul-07-2015 I am a current student here

    Cal Poly Pomona is a very diverse campus that focuses the education around the motto, Learn by Doing. This holds true in that class sizes are small compared to other universities and the professors teach hands on with the class. Overall, CPP is a beautiful campus with friendly students and helpful faculty.

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