HHMI Programs at Cal Poly Pomona

Welcome to California State Polytechnic University, Pomona, a comprehensive university serving the culturally and economically diverse region located just east of Los Angeles. One of 23 public universities comprising the California State University System, Cal Poly Pomona currently enrolls 18,625 undergraduate and 1,885 post-baccalaureate students. In support of its "learn by doing" philosophy, the University offers a variety of opportunities for students to blend theory with practice.

In 2004, the Howard Hughes Medical Institute awarded the University $1.3 million through its Undergraduate Science Education Program for the development of 9 new initiatives to expand and strengthen research, education, and outreach programs in the College of Science.  Building inquiry and integration into the science experience are the common threads that bind these initiatives together.  Activities supported through the HHMI-Cal Poly Pomona Partnership are organized within four program components:

Enjoy your visit and should you have any questions, do not hesitate to contact us.