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Student Organizations

  • SJSU V-Day

  • Educates and entertains SJSU with information about violence against women and girls.  Produces the annual benefit play the Vagina Monologues and raises approximately $4,500 for global charities and the local rape crisis line and domestic violence shelters.

  • Womyn of Color

    The Womyn of Color Organization provides a support group where members can network at San Jose State University. The organization focuses on promoting education, economic empowerment, healthy living, and cultural awareness. This group also participants in volunteering on campus, in the community, and collaborates with other on campus organizations throughout the year. In addition, the organization will also be participating in movie nights, outdoor activities, and attending conferences that focus on womyn issues. Come join us if you want to meet strong actively involved womyn of color on campus!  Contact to get involved!

  • Society of Women Engineers at SJSU

    We are the Society of Women Engineers Section at San Jose State University! Our club room is located in ENG 242 and we accept all majors and genders into our organization. Our activities include Industry Mixers, volunteer events, fundraisers, social events and more! Feel free to visit our clubroom or email us at

  • South Bay Conference on Gender

    The South Bay Conference on Gender partners San José State University students with community members to create a safe space for all ages that promotes learning, expression, and education.  We hope to unite individuals of all genders, sexual orientations, ethnicity’s, and socioeconomic backgrounds.
    Conference attendees will be encouraged to participate in open dialogue through panels, workshops, and a Q&A following the Keynote Speaker. The conference will welcomes those who are interested in other forms of expression and outreach through our artist exhibit and vendor fair.  If you are interested in taking part in any of the evening activities please send us an email at

Volunteer Opportunities

You can volunteer to help us out with any of our events:

  • Gender Equity Center Programming Board

    An opportunity for students to be part of planning programs and events for the GenEC and around gender issues.

  • Domestic Violence/Intimate Partner Awareness Month

    Domestic Violence Awareness Month is held ever October in partnership with Wellness and Health Promotion, the Office of Student Conduct and Ethical Affairs.

  • Love Your Body Day

    Love Your Body Day is in October.
    Visit the national Love Your Body Day website.

  • VDAY and The Vagina Monologues

    The Vagina Monologues are held every February. Auditions for the production occur in September. Visit the Vagina Monologues event page for the most current information on this years production.

  • South Bay Women's Conference

    Visit the website at

  • Women's Herstory Month

    Join us for Women's Herstory Month in March.

  • Take Back The Night

    Take Back The Night (TBTN) is held every year in April.


Or stop by the Gender Equity Center in the Student Union and talk with us about opportunities to get involved!