Prospective Students

photo: 3-up of Tower Hall, two female students, and campus gates at El Paseo de San Antonio/4th St campus entrance

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

                                                             

                                                                                                 

                                                                   

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We appreciate your interest in pursuing a graduate career at San José State University. In this section you will find out more about SJSU, the programs we offer, our application process and requirements, and important deadlines and forms related to applying for graduate admission. Some additional external links that might be of interest to prospective students are also listed, including information about housing and other available services.


General Information


About San Jose State University
Why San José State? Why Not! Explore the vast and diverse opportunities available to you as a graduate student at SJSU.

SJSU Graduate Programs
A complete listing of the over seventy graduate programs we offer; includes links to their respective websites and contact information.

Financial Information: Fees, Payments, Funding, and Financial Assistance
Find out how much it costs to pursue a graduate degree at San José State University and explore the financial assistance SJSU offers to qualified students.


Applying to SJSU


Domestic Applicants: How to Apply
Outlines the steps for applying to SJSU as a domestic applicant.

International Applicants: How to Apply
Outlines the steps for applying to SJSU as an international applicant.

Program Test Requirements

Find out if your intended department requires any graduate tests such as the GRE or GMAT.

Residency
Information on how to qualify for residency tuition.

 

"Steps to Graduate Admission" 

The Fall 2015 Graduate Steps to Admission publication will be available in early October. It will include step-by-step instructions for completing the graduate admission process. 

Application Process Flowchart 

The Fall 2015 Graduate Application Process flowchart will be available in early October. It will illustrate the steps involved in the graduate admission process. 

 

Admission Deadlines

Current Deadlines for Fall and Spring Admission

Follow the listed deadline for your intended major. Be sure to check carefully as deadlines may vary by program.

 

Prospective Student Forms

Prospective Student Forms 
Download forms you might need to submit.

 

Additional External Links


Application Status

MySJSU provides a direct link to check your application status online through the My SJSU website. You will need your UserID and Password that you receive after submitting your online application.

Housing Information

San José State University offers students many options when it comes to housing:

  • SJSU's new Campus Village has state of the art apartments dedicated to graduate students and their needs.
  • Students may also want to investigate the SJSU International House, a co-ed residence home to around 70 international and American students.
  • University Housing Services has information concerning all aspects of University Housing Services and can direct you to other campus resources.

Other Useful Links


SJSU Catalog:Graduate and Postbaccalaureate Information and Class Schedules
Enrollment and Academic Services
Registrar Services
Bursar
Financial Aid
Student Resources
International Programs and Services Office
SJSU Testing and Evaluation Department
Educational Testing Service (ETS)