Cuesta College is a special place for thousands of students of every age
every year. It is a place where possibility becomes reality.
The Cuesta College Foundation is an established 501(c)3 nonprofit corporation founded in 1973 for the specific and primary purposes of
promoting the general welfare of Cuesta College. The Foundation assists
and supports Cuesta College in the attainment of educational, scientific
and cultural goals and in fulfilling the College's mission of service to
the community. As the lead entity for resource development for the
College, the Foundation has provided millions of dollars for student
scholarships, equipment, and programs and projects.
The College is privileged to have the support of individuals,
organizations and businesses throughout San Luis Obispo County. It is
the focus of philanthropy from many loyal donors and others who want to
ensure that leading-edge education and opportunities are available to
everyone in the San Luis Obispo Country community.