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Connect with over 25,500 Spartans by joining the official SJSU LinkedIn Group. Build your network of professional and social contacts, search job postings, and make connections with other SJSU graduates in your field and beyond. 

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Need Your Membership Card?

When you join the Alumni Association your membership card and packet will arrive in the mail after graduation. If you would like to start enjoying your member benefits sooner, please visit the Alumni Association at Clark Hall (Suite 300) with your Tower ID and receipt to receive your membership packet. 

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CONGRATULATIONS! 

Graduates of San José State are part of a thriving network of over 226,000 Spartans living around the world working in virtually every field!  Add value to your degree and stay connected to your alma mater by becoming a member of the Alumni Association. Your membership also supports students like yourself. A portion of your membership goes directly to one of the strongest alumni supported scholarship programs. Membership increases your network and allows you free access to valuable career resources and a variety of discounts. Plus, get an exclusive 2014 grad shirt while supplies last!

Two Ways To Join

  • Purchase Grad Pack at the Spartan Bookstore

Grad Pack includes regalia and discounted Alumni Association membership. Students can purchase their Grad Pack at a discounted price during Grad Fest, November 3-4 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. in the bookstore. Regular priced regalia items can be purchased after Grad Fest.

  • join nowJoin directly with the Alumni Association online, in person at Clark Hall 300, or by phone 408-924-6515 for only $25!

A few member benefits:

Career Resources

  • Free access to Career Beam, a cutting-edge online career development portal designed to provide all the resources necessary to guide you through the strategic job search process and achieve your career goals. You'll have unlimited access to detailed company and industry information, personalized professional development tools, and strategic step-by-step career guidance. Email alumni@sjsu.edu to request your username. 

  • Free access to the SJSU Career Center, a $25 value, so your membership pays for itself! Get unlimited access to SpartaJobs, Spartan Staffing (a unique job placement program recruiting SJSU grads!), job fairs, employer events, on-line resources and more!

Networking Opportunities, Social Activities, and Skill-Building Workshops

  • Special rates for a variety of social activities throughout the year including sporting events, cooking classes, Homecoming, volunteer days, and more. Bookmark our events calendar and follow us on Twitter and Facebook to get event reminders. 

  • Participate in a variety of skill-building workshops throughout the year designed to help build your network, career skills and professional development.

Medical Insurance

  • New graduates get guaranteed coverage! If you’re a recent graduate, don’t risk going without health coverage. Even a brief lapse in coverage could have disastrous results if you get sick or injured. Through the SJSU Alumni Association, new graduates under age 40 are eligible to apply for guaranteed acceptance coverage with Blue Shield of California (must apply within 135 days of graduation). Several coverage options are available to meet your specific needs—and budget. Call 877-249-7868 or visit the plan's website to learn more today!

Home and Auto Insurance

  • As part of your alumni benefits, get special rates and discounts on home and auto insurance from Liberty Mutual. Start saving today!

Discounts

Learn about all member benefits and join today!