About SJSU

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Visit SJSU

San Jose State is conveniently located on 154 acres in downtown San Jose, midway between San Francisco and the Monterey/Carmel area at the sunny southern end of the San Francisco Bay, and is easily accessible from area freeways.

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SJSU at a Glance

From its beginnings as a normal school that trained teachers for the developing frontier, SJSU has matured into a metropolitan university offering more than 145 areas of study with an additional 108 concentrations.

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SJSU Social Media

See the campus in action and learn about San Jose State by joining SJSU on social media.

President Mary Papazian

Administration and Leadership

SJSU is one of 23 campuses in the California State University system and is led by President Mary A. Papazian.

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News, Events and Media Information

Get the latest SJSU news and event information, as well as resources for members of the media.