Graduate Admissions and Program Evaluations (GAPE) handles procedures related to admissions, and university level program requirements for graduate students. Detailed information about applying to a graduate program, steps for completing a master's degree (including applying for Candidacy and Graduation), and important forms and deadlines, can be found by accessing the links below. 


Prospective Students

Review the instructions for admission for domestic and international applicants. Preview admission deadlines and due dates for all open majors. Receive tools to ensure a complete application is submitted. We invite you to peruse our admissions brochure and flowcharts.

Current Students

Review the steps for completing your master's degree and deadlines related to candidacy and graduation. This section also contains all the commonly used forms for current students.

Graduate Programs

Use our graduate programs page for quick access to your department's website, advisor contact information, and the SJSU online catalog which has information on department requirements and course offerings. The links provided on this page direct users to important program information for graduate studies within specific departments, including program prerequisites, requirements, and courses offered.

Financial Information: Fees, Financial Assistance, and Funding

Find out how much it costs to pursue a graduate degree at San Jose State University and explore the financial assistance SJSU offers to qualified students.


Find and download the form you are looking for by referring to this complete listing of GAPE Forms. Forms also appear on the respective relevant pages of this website.

Frequently Asked Questions

Browse this faq section to find additional information for prospective applicants, new students, and current students

Contact Information and GAPE Staff

General contact information, including address, location, phone, fax, and office hours, are listed in this section. GAPE staff and their direct contact information is also included.


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