News and Updates




Women in Leadership League Conference – WILL2017!

Participate in this tremedous inaugural conference.  It will be a great opportunity to roadmap your own future as you hear about exceptional careers and leadership perspectives.  The event is open to ALL no matter what your gender, major, beliefs, or other identities may be.

WILL2017 will be held on Saturday, 4/22/2017 at the Student Union Ballroom from 9:30am to 5pm.  Lunch and refreshments will be provided. We will also raffle off 3 iPads at the end of the day.

Register at: 

WILL2017 will start with keynote addresses from distinguished leaders from Cisco and Apple

Clare Markovits is Chief of Staff in Cisco’s Chief Digital Office and an advocate for diversity.  She was recently a featured speaker at the Watermark Conference for Women.  Read more at: 
Cheryl Thomas is VP of Software Engineering Operations at Apple who presented during the keynote at Apple’s 2016 Worldwide Developers Conference.  Read about it at: 

In the afternoon, you will have the opportunity to “network with a purpose” joining groups of ten individuals to discuss issues of importance as you build the roadmap to your career.  The discussions will be led by moderators form top Silicon Valley companies, including Cisco, Apple, Google, Intel, Ericsson, Dell, Nvidia, and many more!

Join us as we build the WILL community.  
Register today for WILL2017 at 



College of Social Science Seniors (90 Units Completed) Can Apply For Graduation!

Congratulations in attaining your Senior status!

We realize that you have made it this far due to your hard work and dedication.  You should help ensure that you will graduate in a timely manner.  

We are strongly encouraging all Seniors to apply for graduation.

Look at The Frequently Asked Questions posted by the registrar's office to begin the graduation process, and then make an appointment to see an ACCESS Advisor for to prepare for graduation.


SJSU has a site that has resources For Undocumented Students!

Where we stand

“CSU’s policy is that, unless otherwise required by law, we will not enter into agreements with law enforcement agencies for the purpose of enforcing federal immigration laws. ”

 Chancellor Timothy P. White

Resources for you

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New Advisors at ACCESS Center!

We would like to welcome Rose Hunter and Tabia Shawel to The ACCESS Center Family!!

Rose Hunter graduated from SJSU with a B.A. in Behavioral Science in 2012, and earned a Master’s Degree at SJSU in Counselor Education in May 2016. She is looking forward to working with students in the Social Science majors to assist them in accomplishing their academic goals.

Tabia Shawel grew up in Southern California and attended Cal State LA where she received a B.A. in African American Studies. In 2012, she moved to the Bay Area to work with the AmeriCorps program which brought her to the SJSU campus. Since then, she's gained invaluable experience working with amazing departments and campus organizations. In addition to advancing professional endeavors, she is pursuing a Masters Degree in Justice Studies at SJSU and will finish the degree in May 2017.