Graduate Orientation Presentations


Incoming Graduate Success Tip:

Meet other students in your program.  It may sound trivial, but it is important.  The contacts you make here are likely to be some of your lifelong and professional contacts.

        Dr. David Bruck, Associate Dean, GS&R

Welcome and Open Remarks

Sharon Willey, Associate Vice President, Administrative and Enrollment Services welcomes new graduate students to SJSU! 


Student Conduct and Ethical Development

Student Conduct PowerPoint Presentation

Shannon Quihuiz, Interim Director, discusses the Student Conduct Code, academic integrity, discrimination and harassment.  This information is required reading for all graduate students.  It is your responsibility to be aware of SJSU's policies and procedures.

Student Conduct and Ethical Development Website

Office of the Registrar

Registrar's PowerPoint Presentation


Registrar's Website

Financial Aid and Scholarship Office

Financial Aid PowerPoint Presentation

Carolyn Guel, Financial Aid & Scholarships, discusses qualification for financial assistance and scholarship opportunities.

Financial Aid Website

Bursar's Office

Bursar's PowerPoint Presentation

Meg Deiss, University Bursar, discusses tuition payment due dates, payment plans, methods of payment and other services that the Bursar's Office provides including short term loans and international wire transfer options.

Bursar's Website

Graduate Admissions and Program Evaluations


GAPE PowerPoint Presentation

GAPE Website

GAPE Forms

Graduate Studies and Research

GS&R PowerPoint Presentation

Dr. David Bruck, Associate Dean, Graduate Studies and Research, presents an overview of what students can expect throughout their graduate career.  Learn about keys to academic success, the life cycle of a graduate student, GWAR course requirements, financial resources and culminating experiences.

GS&R Website