POLY REPS is a voluntary, public relations organization of 33 students who assist in the promotion of Cal Poly to prospective students and their parents, alumni, potential donors, and friends of the university. It is co-sponsored by the Admissions Office (Academic Affairs) and the Alumni Relations Office (University Advancement).
Poly Reps are the official campus ambassadors for California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo.
Commonly seen as the campus tour guides, they are also a public relations organization that promotes the university through various committees and programs.
They are well known for their fundraiser program, "Buck the Gauchos" and their cow jokes.
There are 33 members at all times. During recruitment, which occurs once a year, only vacated spots for graduating seniors are available.
The advisors are Chris McBride and Terrance Harris.