Collegiate Sales Society

What is Collegiate Sales Society?

CSS is a national collegiate sales club for college students interested in learning about sales and/or considering a job in sales. CSS provides sales training, networking events, and job opportunities for students.

Why would I join CSS?

Joining Cal Poly CSS and completing the Collegiate Sales Certification (CSC) is a great way to be proactive remotely and valuable to add to your resume/speak about during interviews regardless of being set on a career in sales! Many Marketing executives have started their careers in sales and 15% of Fortune 500 CEOs started in sales as well.

There are over 30 CSS chapters nationwide and we focus on sales training, networking, and job opportunities. By joining CSS, you receive:

  • Exclusive access to online sales training courses
  • Access to software training tutorials such as Salesforce
  • Opportunity to gain real-world cold calling experience
  • Networking opportunities with mentors, sales leaders, hiring managers, and college students from other universities
  • Opportunity to attend the CSS Collegiate Sales Conference
  • Early access to internships and full-time job opportunities
  • First priority for full-time sales jobs offered to graduating Seniors

What’s the plan for the 2020-2021 school year?

  • Regular meetings per chapter and nation-wide with sales leaders in all industries
  • Opportunity to complete Collegiate Sales Certification (details in attached pdf)
  • Virtual VSS Conference on April 23, 2021
  • Early access to sales internships for summer of 2021

How do I join CSS?

At Cal Poly, CSS is part of AMA and you can sign up here!

Have Questions?

Feel free to contact Katie Reichert by email at if you have any questions.