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Office of Graduate Admissions and Program Evaluations

Phone: (408) 283-7500

Admission Inquiries:

admissions@sjsu.edu

Current Students:

graduate@sjsu.edu

 

Mailing Address:

Graduate Admissions and Program Evaluations

San José State University

One Washington Square

San José, CA 95192-0017  

 

Campus Location:

The Office of Graduate Admissions and Program Evaluations is in the Student Services Center (Window G), which sits at the corner of 9th and San Fernando Streets on the north portion of SJSU campus in downtown San José.

The Student Services Center (SSC) is also home to other offices, including the Registrar's, Bursar's, Financial Aid and Scholarship, and Academic Advising and Retention Services.

 

Hours of Operation:

Monday-Thursday 8:15am - 4:45pm

Friday 9:00am - 4:30pm

On Saturday, Sunday, and most national and state holidays, we are closed.

Our front desk is open during business hours (including lunch hour) to help with student inquiries.

No appointment is necessary. However, if you wish to speak to an evaluator or data specialist, please contact them directly prior to visiting the office, as their availability may be limited.

 

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Graduate Admissions and Program Evaluations Staff

For your admission status, please check My SJSU. For inquiries about your application, please contact admissions@sjsu.edu. However, if you find that you still have questions, please feel free to email the data specialist listed below for questions about submitting documents and completing your application (i.e. documents needed, transcripts) and residency. Contact an evaluator with specific questions about your admission evaluation for eligibility. Please include your nine-digit student ID# for faster service and allow some turnaround time to get a response.

Please make sure you detail all inquiries in full and also remember to provide valid contact information for our staff to assist you. Before contacting us, please make every effort to find the information you are looking for through our website.

  

Data Specialists 

Data Specialist receive and verify incoming application documents.  They work with applications that are in NC and NCV status.

 


 

Yen Li Yuan, Senior Data Specialist 

  • Computer Engineering
  • Off-Campus or Special Session Engineering Programs
    • Computer Engineering, Special Session
    • Engineering, Special Session
    • Mechanical Engineering, Special Session
    • Software Engineering, Special Session 
    • Data Analytics, Special Session
  • College of Education
    • Child & Adolescent Development
    • Communicative Disorders and Sciences – Speech Pathology
    • Counselor Education
    • Educational Leadership
    • Teacher Education – Curriculum & Instruction
    • Multiple Subject Credential
    • Single Subject Credential
    • Special Education
    • Administration & Supervision

 

Ghanshyam Patel, Data Specialist

  • College of Engineering (except Electrical & Computer Engineering)
    • Aerospace Engineering
    • Biomedical Engineering
    • Chemical Engineering
    • Civil Engineering
    • Engineering
    • Engineering Management
    • General Engineering
    • Human Factors & Ergonomics
    • Industrial & Systems Engineering
    • Materials Engineering
    • Mechanical Engineering
    • Software Engineering

Jessica Hernandez, Data Specialist

  • Electrical Engineering
  • College of Applied Sciences & Arts
    • Justice Studies
    • Journalism & Mass Communications
    • Kinesiology
    • Nursing
    • Nutrition and Food Science
    • Occupational Therapy
    • Public Health
    • Social Work
  • College of Humanities & Arts
    • Art and Design
    • Creative Writing
    • English and Comparative Literature
    • Linguistics and Language Development
    • Music
    • Philosophy
    • Spanish
    • TESOL

 

Eric Tolle, Data Specialist

  • College of Science
    • Biological Sciences
    • Biotechnology
    • Chemistry
    • Computer Science
    • Geology
    • Marine Science
    • Mathematics
    • Meteorology
    • Natural Science
    • Physics
    • Science Education
    • Statistics
  • College of Social Science
    • Applied Anthropology
    • Communication Studies
    • Economics
    • Environmental Studies
    • Geography
    • History
    • Mexican-American Studies
    • Public Administration
    • Psychology
    • Sociology
    • Urban and Regional Planning

 

*Please see below for the College of Business and the School of Information (iSchool Programs)

 

International Admission Evaluators

International Admission Evaluators evaluate CSU eligibility requirements for international applicants and issue I-20s for newly admitted international students.  They work with applications that are in CO and RF statuses.

 


 

Cynthia Siqueiros, International Evaluator

  • F1 - Software Engineering

 

Andrew Le, International Evaluator

  • F1 - Computer Engineering

 

Cristina Velarde, International Evaluator

  • F1 - Electrical Engineering 

 

Katrice Gibson, International Evaluator

  • F1 - All Engineering (except Software, Computer, & Electrical Engineering)

 

Tonya Person, Lead Evaluator

  • F1 - All other programs

 

 

Domestic Admission Evaluators

Domestic Admission Evaluators evaluate CSU eligibility requirements for domestic applicants.  They work with applications that are in CO and RF statuses.  In addition, they work with admitted and current students.  

 


 

Cynthia Siqueiros, Evaluator

  • College of Engineering
    • Software Engineering
    • MS Engineering/MBA Program

 


 

Andrew Le, Evaluator

  • College of Engineering
    • Computer Engineering
  • College of Health and Human Sciences
    • Justice Studies
    • Journalism & Mass Communications
    • Kinesiology
    • Nursing
    • Nutrition and Food Science
    • Occupational Therapy
    • Public Health
    • Social Work
  • College of Social Sciences
    • Applied Anthropology
    • Communication Studies
    • Economics
    • Environmental Studies
    • Geography
    • History
    • Mexican-American Studies
    • Public Administration
    • Psychology
    • Sociology
    • Urban and Regional Planning 

 


 

Cristina Velarde, Evaluator

  • College of Engineering
    • Electrical Engineering
  • College of Science
    • Biological Sciences
    • Biotechnology
    • Chemistry
    • Computer Science
    • Geology
    • Marine Science
    • Mathematics
    • Meteorology
    • Natural Science
    • Physics
    • Science Education
    • Statistics

 


 

 

Katrice Gibson, Evaluator

  • College of Engineering
    • Civil Engineering
    • Chemical Engineering
    • Materials Engineering
    • Biomedical Engineering
    • General Engineering
    • Mechanical Engineering
    • Aerospace Engineering
    • Engineering Management
    • Human Factors & Ergonomics
    • Industrial & Systems Engineering
    • Quality Assurance 
  • College of International & Extended Studies
    • Data Analytics

 

Victoria De Baz, Evaluator *(Data Specialist and Evaluator for program).

  • College of Business   
    • Accounting and Finance
    • Business Administration (MBA)
    • Taxation
    • Transportation Management
    • College of Business Advanced Certificates

 


 

Vuong Vu, Evaluator

  • College of Education
    • Child & Adolescent Development
    • Communicative Disorders and Sciences – Speech Pathology
    • Counselor Education
    • Educational Leadership
    • Teacher Education – Curriculum & Instruction
    • Multiple Subject Credential
    • Single Subject Credential
    • Special Education
    • Administration & Supervision
  • College of Humanities and the Arts
    • Art and Design
    • English and Comparative Literature
    • Creative Writing
    • Linguistics and Language Development
    • Music
    • Philosophy
    • Spanish
    • TESOL

 

 


 

Cynthia Nanquil, Evaluator  *(Data Specialist and Evaluator for program).

  • School of Information
    • Library and Information Science
    • Archives and Records Administration
    • School of Information Credentials
    • School of Information Advanced Certificates

 


 

Administration

Christie Wright, Associate Director, Graduate Admissions & Program Evaluations

Tricia Ryan, Director, Graduate Admissions & Program Evaluations