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Cal Poly Research via University Archives

Researching Cal Poly

Maps of Cal Poly

The University Archives holds a wealth of material documenting the construction and layout of campus and buildings since 1903. 

This includes: 

  • Architectural drawings of campus buildings
  • Master Plan documents
  • Maps of campus
  • Land Use records
  • History of campus landscape
  • Historical research on campus buildings and sites
  • Historic photos and audiovisual materials documenting the campus

Helpful places to start:

Buildings

You can access many of the original architectural plans for campus buildings via the Facilities Web Plan Room: https://afd.calpoly.edu/facilities/campus-maps/web-plan-room (Cal Poly login required).

For projects that are not listed at the above link, University Archives may have the original print drawings.