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If you would like to join the Geography Club at San Jose State please contact Vincent Salazar, Club President at

Important Dates

Thursday, May 10, 2018 @ 4:30-6:15pm, Tac-Oh Restaurant
Don't miss our end of semester celebrations
Year-End Celebration Flyer


If you are planing on attending our department gradution on May 23rd, please do not wait until the last minute to purchase your graduation tickets.  No tickets will be sold at the door.

Monday, May 14, 2018
Last day of instruction for Spring 2018

Wednesday-Friday, May 16-18 & Monday-Tuesday, May 21-22, 2018
Spring 2018 Final Exams

Tuesday, May 22, 2018-Geography & Global Studies Department Commencement Rehearsal @ 2:45pm in YUH 124.
More details about rehearsal will follow from Dr. Kathrine Richardson

Wednesday, May 23, 2018-Geography & Global Studies Department Commencement @ 6-8pm in YUH 124
All graduates must wear a cap & gown.  Master's students must purchase their hood.  Each graduating student will only be allowed to purchase 5 tickets ($15 each) due to space limitations. To purchase tickets, visit: The deadline to purchase your tickets is Friday, May 11, 2018.  After this date, any extra tickets will be sold to those who emailed to request extra. Congratulations!

Thrursday, May 24, 2018-College of Social Sciences Commencement @ 9am, Avaya Stadium
San Jose State will celebrate the Class of 2018 with commencement ceremonies for each of its seven colleges.  To attend the College Commencement (different than the department celebration) and claim your 10 guest tickets, please be sure to complete the Intent to Participate Form.  For more information, please visit the Commencement Page.