Graduate Student Orientation

Welcome to San José State University!

Information for New Graduate Students Spring 2014.

We hope you were able to join us for our International Arrival Program/Graduate Orientation held on January 15, 2014.  If you were unable to do so, please take some time to familiarize yourself with the materials on this site.  They will give you an overview of what to expect as a graduate student and assist you in your continued scholastic success.  Thank you for choosing SJSU!

International Graduate Students

Louis Gecenok, Assistant Director, for International Students and Scholars, introduces the International Programs and Services staff in his Welcome to SJSU presentation.  He also presents in-depth information concerning visas and status.  A must watch for all international students!

Adjusting to Life at SJSU provides valuable insights to living, working and studying in a new culture, presented by Dr. Malu Roldan, Associate Dean of the College of Business. 

All Incoming Graduate Students

Orientation Materials

Download materials provided to attendees of the Spring 2014 Graduate Orientation program.  

Video and PowerPoint Presentations

Review information sessions brought to you by Student Conduct and Ethical Development, the Registrar, Financial Aid, the Bursar, Graduate Admissions and Program Evaluations and Graduate Studies and Research.  Many of these offices will play a part in your journey as a graduate student.  Learn how they can help.