Author Archives: PolyCentric Editor

PolyCentric is Cal Poly Pomona's communications hub. The online publication features breaking news, announcements, events and more. PolyCentric is also the online face of the Office of Public Affairs, the university's central communications office.

Zoom Security Changes

In order to minimize the risk of uninvited guests disrupting a course session or meeting on Zoom, the Division of Information Technology and Institutional Planning has updated the default settings of certain features within Zoom. These changes include disabling shared annotations,…

Library and 24/7 Lab Closure

The University Library and the 24-hour computer lab has been closed until further notice. Students for whom this closure poses significant technological challenges, should email studentsuccess@cpp.edu or call the Health Alert Hotline at 909-869-2500. The campus has a limited number…

$5 Meal Deal

Centerpointe Dining Commons is offering a $5 Meal Deal for takeout and pick-up via Grubhub. The offer is valid for breakfast, lunch and dinner every day for a limited time and includes a drink. Check out the daily menu on…

Enroll in Direct Deposit

You can now utilize a secure, encrypted online form to enroll in direct deposit. To access the online form, visit the Payroll Services website and click on “Direct Deposit” to access and complete the form. It may take up to…

Caltrans Freeway Update

Caltrans expects to reopen the eastbound Kellogg Drive off-ramp of the I-10 Freeway on Thursday, April 23. The work schedule is subject to change due to traffic incidents, weather and other construction-related issues. For more information on the project and…

COVID-19 Scams and IT Security

Cybercriminals are spreading coronavirus misinformation and selling fraudulent products and/or phishing for credit card or personal information. Some tips to avoid coronavirus scams: do not click on emails from unknown sources; be mindful of messages claiming to be from “experts”;…