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Office Hours

Mon–Fri: 8 am 5 pm

Advising Hours

Mon: 10-12, 1-3

Tue: 10-12, 1-3

Wed: 10-12, 1-3

Thurs: 1 pm - 4 pm

Fri: None


Clark Hall, 5th Floor, Room 543

Mailing Address

San José State University
One Washington Square
San José, CA 95192-0221

Emergency Contact

SJSU University Police Dept.
(408) 924-2222


  • Upcoming Office hour changes:
    • Tuesday, October 21: ISSS will close at 4:00 PM
    • Thursday, November 13: ISSS will open at 11:00 AM
    • Thursday, November 20: ISSS will open at noon
  • Fall 2014 advising hours are Monday- Wednesday 10-12 and 1-3, and Thursdays 1-4  
  • Check out the Fall 2014 Events for International Students
  • Mandatory Title IX / Haven online training:

San José State University is committed to creating a safe, healthy, and supportive learning environment for our whole community. In this spirit, and to comply with new federal Title IX/Campus SaVE Act mandates, SJSU now requires that all incoming students complete certain online course(s). A notice describing the requirement was posted on your MySJSU account. Please see your MySJSU account for further information or check the Wellness and Health Promotion site. This is very important:  The deadline to complete the required online course(s) is Oct. 1, 2014. Failure to meet the deadline will result in a hold being placed on your Spring 2015 registration, preventing you from signing up for classes


  • ISSS document processing time for all application, including OPT and CPT is 1-3 weeks.
  • Attendance at an employment workshop is mandatory before you can apply for OPT and CPT.   Employment workshops are Wednesdays from 3:00 PM -4:00 PM and Thursdays from 10:30 AM to 11:30 AM at Clark Hall 543. 
  • Fraud scheme targets foreign nationals! Read about it on USCIS's national blog.