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COVID-19 Information

College of Engineering COVID -19 FAQ                            



THE APPLICATION will open on February 1, 2023
Close on: April 15, 2023



  1. Click on the "Apply now" button.  
  2. Submit one application per student. This will include a student/applicant essay of up to 250 words answering why they would like to attend EPIC.
  3. Unfortunately, you are not able to save and return later to submit the application.  We recommend writing the essay beforehand and coming back to copy/paste the essay and submit the application.
  4. Applicants do not need to submit a letter of recommendation or send in transcripts. There is also no fee to apply. Full payment is only required once the student is admitted.

Tentative 2023 Program Dates

Session 1   July 2-7             Rising 6th-8th Grade    (Residential)

Session 2   July 9-14           Rising 9th-12th Grade     (Residential)

Session 3   July 16-21         Rising 9th-12th Grade   (Residential)

*NOTE: Grades based on Fall 2023 enrollment status. 


Residential Program FEE TBD

Fee covers the following:

  • Housing (Sunday evening - Friday afternoon)
  • All meals and snacks
  • Monday-Thursday Engineering Classes 
  • Friday activities
  • Engineering week group project 
  • Speaker Series: Cal Poly Admissions, Industry Speaker, College Life, Engineering Majors, Engineering Student Panels 
  • Social Events: Scavenger hunt, talent show, recreation center, pool, movie night, bowling
  • Tours: Cal Poly, College of Engineering, and Housing 
  • EPIC camp t-shirt, water bottle, cinch bag

Highlights and Daily Schedule (Pacific Standard Time)

See EPIC 2023 Tab

Check-In Sunday 3:00 pm  / Check-Out Friday 3:00 p.m.


Engineering topics/courses

Topics will vary depending on the week.  To view the course descriptions please go to the EPIC 2023 tab.

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