Join SWE

Want to join SWE and experience all of our member benefits? Listed below are the various ways to join our SWE section.

Membership Benefits At a Glance

  • Test Bank
  • Big/Little Program
  • Leadership Opportunities
  • Resume Booster
  • Scholarships ~ $30,000
  • Networking and Career Advice Opportunities
  • Social Events - Meet new friends 
  • Volunteer Opportunities
  • Industry Mentors
  • Get Connected with Cal Poly
  • Interact with Other Clubs
  • Industry Tours
  • Business Cards
  • Free Donuts every Friday

How to Join

Two ways to sign up:

  1. Sign up at the SWE Office (197-212)
    1. Come to the office any weekday between 10am and 4pm and an officer will be available to help you!
  2. Sign up online
    1. Go to and on the left side of the screen it will say "Join" you will then be directed to a login screen.
    2. Login, or request your username and password from the link below it. Usernames may resemble something like firstname.lastname0000 for example.
    3. Under "My Profile Information" click the renew/reinstate my membership option.
    4. You should see a screen with a set of options for renewal. C2C may be automatically selected because that is the best deal for students at $50 (it covers the remainder of your college membership fees and first year of professionals which is typically $130)(Note: Freshman and Transfers recieve a $20 discount on the C2C membership). Or you may change the selection to Collegiate Membership for $20 a year. 
    5. We are Section B059 - California Polytechnic State University San Luis Obispo (Please check that you list the right one!) 
    6. Then fill out your payment info at the bottom and submit it!