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Welcome to the Cal Poly Pomona
California Land Surveyor Association Student Chapter!


CPP CLSA offers resources and experiences for students who are interested in the field of

land surveying.


Established in 1966, the California Land Surveyors Association (CLSA) strives to promote the welfare of the Land Surveying profession. Its objectives include upholding the standards of professional ethics and performance, and promoting consistency in methods and protocols, and encouraging public trust in and understanding of Land Surveyors.


CLSA offers valuable membership benefits to students, such as access to exclusive events, networking opportunities, career skills development, and much more.

Further your

professional development

Attend general meetings and social events

Learn about potential job openings and scholarship opportunities

Attend professional conferences hosted by CLSA and the CPP CLSA student chapter

Participate in the Pacific Southwest Symposium and National Society of Professional Surveyors Student Competitions

Educational Opportunities

There are many occasions to learn about the industry. Guest speakers from various companies are present at our bi-weekly meetings. The possibility for hands-on learning is also present through involvement in our competitions.


Conferences & Networking

Our various events provide the opportunity to meet industry professionals, students from other campuses, and civil engineering professors. This includes the CLSA CPP Geomatics Conference, CLSA State Conference, and the Pacific Southwest Symposium (PSWS).



The Pacific Southwest Symposium (PSWS) is an annual event that takes place every April. We participate in the surveying competition and contest against various other schools. This 4-day event provides numerous networking opportunities and social events.

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