Contact Local Connections

Phone: 805-756-6799
On-Campus Location: Building 81

Staff Contacts

Tessa Stevens Espinoza
Senior Director, Strategy and Engagement

805-756-7301

tstevens@calpoly.edu

Building 81, Room 3

Jacob Scott

Program Coordinator

805-756-6799

jscott13@calpoly.edu

Building 81, Room 12E

Sarah Haluschak, Student Coordinator

Hometown: Dayton, Ohio

Major: Landscape Architecture 

Total Years in Local Connections: 3

Favorite Memory as a Sponsored Student: "Even though the program is intended for freshman students to become acclimated with SLO and matched to a local, my relationship with my sponsor parents is even better now in my third year at Cal Poly and some of my closest friends are fellow out-of-state students." 

Related Content

New Student & Transition Programs

Check out orientation!

Parent & Family Programs

Parent & Family Programs

Sponsor Application

Generic Family

Sponsor Application

Student Application

Generic Student

Student Application