Planned Giving

Make a Big Impact With a Future Gift

You have the power to keep Cal Poly ahead of the curve in an increasingly scientific and technological world. When you include Cal Poly in your estate plan, you help ensure that our distinctive, hands-on educational experience will be available to students for generations to come.

You can shape the future of Cal Poly while also meeting personal and financial goals. All it takes is vision and a little planning.

Free Estate Planning Tool

Join fellow Cal Poly supporters on Giving Docs, a safe, secure and free-for-life suite of estate plan essentials.

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Sample Language for Your Will

Get the legal language to share with your attorney to make a gift in your will or living trust.

Federal tax ID number: 20-4927897

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Your Gifts at Work

With the help of our donors, Cal Poly is making a difference for those we serve.

Giving Stories

Calculate Your Benefits

Get a personalized look at how different gifts can support your financial goals.

Gift Illustrator

3 Must-Have Resources

These free guides can help you secure the future for the people and causes you care about.

Free Resources

Tools And Resources

Not Sure How to Begin?

To get started, answer a few simple questions.

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Not Sure How to Begin?

  • I am most interested in making a gift to Cal Poly that:

    Allows me to see my gifts in action during my lifetime.
    Leaves a legacy at Cal Poly and will benefit our mission after my lifetime.

Personal Estate Planning Kit

Our Top Resource

This comprehensive estate planning kit will help you protect loved ones, organize everything in one place and save on taxes.

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Let Us Know

If you have already made a gift to Cal Poly, please let us know.

Declaration of Intent