Student Information and Records
You will need to file a Change of Name request(pdf) and provide us the required documentation. Please follow the instructions carefully.
Please go to our form's page and look for Change of Major/ Minor request(pdf). There are 2 forms, one is for students with fewer than 90 units and one is for students with 90 or more units. Please follow the instructions carefully.
Please submit your deferment form by mail to:
San Jose State University
Office of the Registrar
One Washington Square
San Jose, CA 95192-0009
or in person at Window "R"(Registrar) in the Student Services Center (SSC),
or by fax at 408-924-2077, Attn: Student Information Services team (SIS).
4. I am a third party e.g. potential employer, how do I verify degree or enrollment of SJSU students?
The National Student Clearinghouse is our authorized agent for providingall degree and enrollment verifications.
Please go to National Student Clearinghouse website.
You may fax your request to 703-742-7792. Their phone number is 703-742-4200. Email ALL questions to firstname.lastname@example.org
Current course descriptions can be found on the SJSU catalog or the course syllabus from the professor.
Electronic copies are available for the years 1992 to the present through College Source Online.
Course descriptions prior to Fall 1992 were archived in the SJSU library. You can request these through SJ Library and SJSU Library website with some fee for research and copy service.