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Welcome to the Civil Rights & Compliance Office


Cal Poly is closely monitoring the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. Please visit Cal Poly's Coronavirus website for more information. Cal Poly is a welcoming and inclusive community and does not tolerate discrimination, harassment, and/or retaliation. (Please see the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention site to learn the facts about COVID-19 to help stop the spread of rumors and bias).

The Civil Rights and Compliance Office has returned to in-person operations on a limited basis, but we continue to provide full service to students, faculty, and staff virtually as well. Please contact us at (805) 756-6770 or at for support, scheduling, or to report a concern.

To file a complaint, please complete the applicable complaint form (see below) and submit it to A Civil Rights and Compliance Office staff member will be in contact within 72 hours of the submission of the complaint.

Our Mission

The Civil Rights & Compliance Office promotes an equitable and inclusive learning and work environment at Cal Poly by advancing equal opportunities in all University programs and experiences.

About Us

The Civil Rights & Compliance Office (CRCO) is responsible for the University's compliance with federal and state laws and regulations and CSU system policies and procedures regarding discrimination, harassment, retaliation, sexual misconduct, whistleblower protection, and conflict of interest. The CRCO provides an impartial and neutral avenue for students, faculty, and staff and other members of the University community to address concerns regarding potential violations of CSU policies.


The Director of the Civil Rights & Compliance Office and/or designee serves as the Title IX Coordinator, Discrimination, Harassment & Retaliation Administrator, the 504/ADA Coordinator, the Conflict of Interest Administrator, and the Whistleblower Administrator at Cal Poly.

For More Information or to Report a Concern

Please contact us at (805) 756-6770 or at for support and scheduling.

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