Welcome to the Cal Poly Amateur Radio Club!

Interested in radio communications and volunteering? All majors are welcome to join CPARC!


Club Blog

  • Clark Valley AREDN Node
    We are pleased to announce that CPARC has set up an Amateur Radio Emergency Data Network (AREDN) node at the Clark Valley repeater site in Los Osos! AREDN is a mesh network that uses consumer Wi-Fi gear (such as Ubiquiti and MikroTik brands) with custom firmware to operate in the Part 97 2.4 Ghz and …

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Upcoming Events (Calendar)

May 2022

Wednesday May 18

17:30 – 18:30
CPARC Officers Meeting
Recurs weekly

Thursday May 19

18:30 – 19:30
W6BHZ Thursday Night Club Net
Recurs every 2 weeks

Club meetings regularly have guest speakers from industry and enlightening technical (and non-technical) topics related to Amateur Radio. Meetings usually take place every other Thursday at 6:30p. Meeting room information can be found on the meetings page.

Click here to check out the latest upcoming meetings and events and click here to join our mailing list. If you’re having trouble joining, send an email to calpolyradioclub@gmail.com

If you’re curious, we’d love it if you would attend one of our virtual bi-weekly meetings or stop by The Shack to say hello. Also, feel free to email calpolyradioclub@gmail.com for more information about the club. You are also welcome to check out our ongoing club projects Trello page where you can get involved with the club!


The Cal Poly Amateur Radio Club strives to create a welcoming environment where everyone can feel accepted and respected as an individual. As an organization we choose to support and embrace diversity and inclusion within the club as well as within the amateur radio community as a whole. Amateur radio is to be enjoyed by everyone, and discrimination based on race, religion, gender, gender expression, age, disability, or sexual orientation will not be tolerated.