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Liberal Arts and Engineering Studies Program

Freedom to Choose / Freedom to Create / Freedom to Travel

Forms & Resources

View our LAES Brochure (PDF) for an overview of the Liberal Arts Engineering Studies program.

Degree & Curriculum

Catalog, Flowchart, & Curriculum Sheet

  • Use it to help track courses taken and see what courses are still required.
  • Quarter-by-quarter curriculum based on selected concentrations.
  • Select your major (LAES), concentration, and catalog year (can be found under the "Academics" tab in your Cal Poly Portal).

LAES Concentration and Study Abroad Declaration Form


Degree Progress Report

  • Helps track progress to graduation and shows which requirements have not yet been met.

Degree Planner

  • A degree planning tool that provides you with a personalized, pre-populated path to graduation.

Substitution for Major/Support Courses

Senior Project

Senior Projects Guide

  • Instructions for LAES 461 and 462 courses.

Senior Project Requirement Approval (PDF)

  • The form must be approved and submitted before a Senior Project can be uploaded to the Cal Poly Library's Digital Commons site.

Study Abroad

Study Abroad Procedure

  • Planning instructions and a list of forms must be submitted for approval 30-60 days prior to departure.

Additional Resources

CBF Reimbursement 


Career Services & Mustang Jobs

  • For those in need of support for finding jobs, internships, and career finding.

Alumni Testimonials

  • See what the recent graduates of the LAES program have been up to and how LAES has helped them in their careers.


  • Come out and meet other LAES students, learn more about the major, and get involved in some projects.
  • Any major is welcome!

The following forms and resources are available on the Registrar’s website:

  • Request to complete degree early
  • Request to extend degree completion
  • Course Withdrawal Request
  • Leave Request

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