University Union

The Julian A. McPhee University Union is the gathering place for the Cal Poly community. By unifying distinct services, programs and physical spaces, the UU cultivates enduring loyalty to Cal Poly. The UU complements the academic experience through an extensive variety of cultural, educational, and social programs enabling students to balance course work and free time as cooperative factors in education.


Cal Poly University Union
university union help desk
students studying in the uu
bowling at Mustang Lanes in the uu
university union plaza

Craft Center

Create, relax and escape your stresses in the ASI Craft Center

Bike Repair

The Bike Repair Room is equipped with five bike stations, each equipped with a cabinet of basic tools. A water-based solvent tank is also available to students.

Ceramics

The Ceramics Studio is equipped with electric wheels, a slab roller, two electric kilns and a pug mill. Tools, glazes and firings are included with a ceramics pass.

Flameworking

The Flameworking Studio is equipped with torches and tools necessary for students to make beads, pendants, jars and small sculptures.

Jewelry

Turn your ideas into art. Learn how to make sculptures, rings, and metallic jewelry of all kinds. There is no limit to the possibilities.

Stained Glass

This craft is over 1,000 years old, dating back to the middle ages. Metallic salts give stained glass its color; your artistic skills give it personality. Try it today!

Surfboard Shaping

The Surfboard Shaping Studio is equipped with all the tools and materials necessary to shape your own board from a blank to a wave-riding beauty.

Woodshop

The Woodshop provides the space and tools needed to complete woodworking projects. Safety classes are required.

  • Sunday, August 30, 2015
    Main Lobby

    Over the summer, members are invited to sponsor their families as guests at the Cal Poly Recreation Center on Fridays...

    Family Fun Days
  • Friday, September 4, 2015
    Main Lobby

    Over the summer, members are invited to sponsor their families as guests at the Cal Poly Recreation Center on Fridays...

    Family Fun Days
  • Saturday, September 5, 2015
    Main Lobby

    Over the summer, members are invited to sponsor their families as guests at the Cal Poly Recreation Center on Fridays...

    Family Fun Days
  • Sunday, September 6, 2015
    Main Lobby

    Over the summer, members are invited to sponsor their families as guests at the Cal Poly Recreation Center on Fridays...

    Family Fun Days
  • Thursday, September 24, 2015
    University Union Plaza - Entire Plaza

    Come see The J Band perform as part of our Concert in the Plaza series and enjoy free tacos from Curbside Grill. Free...

    The J Band on the beach.
  • Wednesday, September 30, 2015
    University Union Plaza - Entire Plaza

    Watch the Minions movie in the University Union Plaza while enjoying free popcorn, candy and drinks! PolyCard require...

    Three minion characters standing next to each other, hugging.
  • Thursday, October 8, 2015
    University Union Plaza - Entire Plaza

    Concert in the Plaza artist TBD.

    ...
    Singer performing on stage looking out to crowd.
  • Friday, October 16, 2015
    University Union

    Free glow in the dark bowling right in your very own Mustang Lanes! Make your reservations early, for spots fill up q...

    Late Night Glow Bowl graphic image featuring a bowling ball.
  • Thursday, October 22, 2015
    University Union Plaza - Entire Plaza

    Come see Box the Oxford perform right in the University Union Plaza!

    ...
    A singer on the stage performing in front of a crowd.
  • Friday, October 30, 2015
    University Union Plaza - Entire Plaza

    Join us for a spooky and fun night you won't forget! Haunted house, DJ, laser tag, food and more right in the Univers...

    Spooky haunted house featured in the night with a pumpkin and gleaming moon.
  • Tuesday, November 3, 2015
    Chumash (Entire Auditorium)

    Nicole Byer from MTV's Girl Code will be performing standup comedy in Chumash Auditorium! Smile and Nod will be the o...

    Nicole Buyer from Girl Code.
  • Thursday, November 19, 2015
    University Union Plaza - Entire Plaza

    The University Union Plaza will be turned into a synthetic ice skating rink! Hot chocolate and cookies will be provid...

    A pair of ice skates shown on an ice skating rink.
  • Tuesday, December 1, 2015
    Chumash (Left Wing)

    Decorate cookies and cupcakes in Chumash! Hot chocolate will be provided as well as a showing of the movie Elf. Event...

    Festive Christmas type cookies decorated in red and white.
  • Monday, December 7, 2015
    PAC - Main Lobby

    Join us for our two days series as ASI Events provides you with all your final needs! Free scantrons, coffee, food ju...

    A coffee cup featuring scantrons and pencils.

ASI Events

Rose Float

Express your creative talents while representing Cal Poly in a long-standing University tradition. Students decide on an original float theme and manage the entire project. From design and mechanics to construction and decoration, Rose Float is an unforgettable hands-on experience for student volunteers.

Cal Poly Universities Rose Float

Reserve Facilities go to reserve facilities page

Reserve an ASI managed facility for your next event.

reserve facilities

Club Servicesgo to club services page

Explore the organizations available to you.

environmental professionals club members posing for a photo

Contact go to all contacts and hours page

Business Office
California Polytechnic State University
1 Grand Ave.
San Luis Obispo, CA 93407-0440
Bldg 065, Room 212

Phone: 805-756-1281
Fax: 805-756-5420

Contact go to all contacts and hours page

Club Services
California Polytechnic State University
1 Grand Ave.
San Luis Obispo, CA 93407-0675
Epicenter, Bldg 065, Room 203

Phone: 805-756-5807
Fax: 805-756-7121
Email

Contact go to all contacts and hours page

Craft Center
California Polytechnic State University
1 Grand Ave.
San Luis Obispo, CA 93407-0675
Bldg 065, Room 111

Phone: 805-756-1266
Fax: 805-756-7121
Email

Contact go to all contacts and hours page

Epicenter
California Polytechnic State University
1 Grand Ave.
San Luis Obispo, CA 93407-0675
Bldg 065, Room 203

Phone: 805-756-5807
Fax: 805-756-7121
Email


Contact go to all contacts and hours page

HR Student Office
California Polytechnic State University
1 Grand Ave.
San Luis Obispo, CA 93407-0440
Bldg 065, Room 212I

Phone: 805-756-5800
Fax: 805-756-5420
Email


Contact go to all contacts and hours page

Rose Float Office
California Polytechnic State University
1 Grand Ave.
San Luis Obispo, CA 93407-0675
Bldg 065, Room 111F

Phone: 805-756-1268
Email


Contact go to all contacts and hours page

Student Government
California Polytechnic State University
1 Grand Ave.
San Luis Obispo, CA 93407-0440
Bldg 065, Room 202

Phone: 805-756-1291
Fax: 805-756-6166
Email


Hours go to all contacts and hours page

University Union


UU Academic Year Hours

Mon - Thu: 6 am - 10 pm
Fri: 6 am - 11 pm
Sat: 12 pm - 11 pm
Sun: noon - 10 pm

Hours go to all contacts and hours page

Business Office

Mon - Fri: 9 am - 4 pm

Hours go to all contacts and hours page

Club Services

Mon - Fri: 10 am - 2 pm

Hours go to all contacts and hours page

Craft Center

Monday - Wednesday 11am - 7pm
Thursday  10am - 6pm
Friday 11am - 6pm
Saturday & Sunday 1pm - 6pm

Hours go to all contacts and hours page

Rose Float

Mon - Thu: 10 am - 4 pm

Hours go to all contacts and hours page

University Union Plaza

Hours Not Available