Prospective and Admitted Students
Why Food Science? Click here to find out!
Overview of the Food Science Program
Click here for an overview of what the Food Science program has to offer!
Science Meets Food Article: "The Best Major You've Never Heard of."
Check out this article from Science Meets Food about "The Best Major You've Never Heard of." Click here to learn more!
Check out our latest Food Science videos by clicking the links or images below!
Why Nutrition? Click here to find out!
Overview of the Nutrition Program
Click here for an overview of what the Nutrition program has to offer.
Check out our latest Nutrition videos by clicking the links below!
Research by our Students and Faculty
Want to know more about our faculty?
Find current research, resumes, and educational backgrounds in our directory.
Curious about our facilities?
- Tour our Pilot Plant
- Tour our Culinary Lab
- View the upcoming building to enable research and discovery and to help train tomorrow's leaders in food innovation and safety, The Boswell Ag Tech Center
Want to know why our students have chosen Cal Poly for Food Science?
- See what our current students have to say about why they chose to be Mustangs!
Want to know why our students have chosen Cal Poly for Nutrition?
- See what our current students have to say about why the chose to be Mustangs!
Learn by Doing - The College of Agriculture, Food and Environmental Sciences (CAFES)
The Earn by Doing Internship Program is an opportunity for students to gain paid work experience at one or more of the college’s on-campus food and agricultural production units or departments. The program allows students to work part-time, up to 20 hours per week, gaining technical and soft skills in positions directly related to their chosen careers. Click here to learn more.
- For a tour of the programs available in the College of Agriculture and Environment Sciences please click here!
Admissions YouTube Channel
Check out the Cal Poly Admissions YouTube Channel here for videos of our current students describing their experiences in our majors and at Cal Poly!