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Your Support Counts

At San José State University's Department of Design, a vibrant, diverse student body encouraged by dedicated, professional faculty are our future. Supporting them supports our mission. The Department of Design would like to thank all alumni, donors and sponsors for their support. From innovative programs, to student scholarships, faculty enrichment, and up-to-date technology and facilities, your support enriches the lives of our students, and creates and defines the future of art.


How Your Support Helps Us

By donating and becoming sponsors, you support programs and services that enhance the educational experience of our students.

Scholarships, established from your support, provide the only chance for many students to come to the Department of Design to get started on becoming extraordinary professionals within the design industry.

Our students each bring their eager, powerful imaginations, filled with seemingly an infinite number of new, and unique ideas. with them and while here use the training and facilities provided to turn their concepts into beautiful, mind-challenging pieces of art. Your support provides design centers full of equipment, wood shops, metal foundries, glass furnaces, studios and darkrooms for photography, printmaking rooms, digital laboratories and many more facilities to help our students start on their creative paths to success.