How to Register?

Picking Classes

Advance Web Registration

Students can register in advance using MySJSU to sign up for Summer Session classes.

SJSU Students

Web Registration for matriculated SJSU students begins Monday, April 4 and closes Friday, May 20 through MySJSU (how to view appointment)

Open University/Non-SJSU Students

Open University or Non-matriculated students, who do not have official admission to San Jose State University, register starting Monday, April 18, after 9:00 a.m. until Friday, May 20.

Graduate students, students disqualified from Spring 2016 and other students who cannot register online must complete the Summer 2016 Registration form then fax to 408.924.2077, or submit in person to window “R” in the Student Services Center. For all 200-level courses, complete the Summer 2016 Registration form, submit to the Graduate Admission and Program Evaluation (GAPE) counter, window "G" in the Student Services Center or fax to 408.924.2477 for approval.

Please Note: No registration and drop activities between Saturday, May 21 and Sunday, June 5.

Registration is generally available 24 hours, 7 days a week.

Normal maintenance occurs Monday evenings, 8:00 - 11:00 p.m.

  1. Verify that you have your UserID and password.
  2. Review the courses available and select your courses
  3. Go to MySJSU to login and register, Choose "Summer Session One" for all of your classes. See Tutorial (PDF)

Disabled Students Registration

Students with disabilities needing support services for classes (such as interpreting, test accommodations or note-taking) should contact the Accessible Education Center. Visit Administration 110 on campus, call 408-924-600, TDD 408-924-5990, e-mail or visit

Wait Lists

If you have been placed on the wait list, check your MySJSU periodically to check your status. Payment is due immediately if the deadline has passed.

Steps to Take After Web Registration Closes

First Day of Instruction

If you missed the Advance Web Registration period, you may register on the first day of class. Beginning, Monday, June 6, matriculated and Open University students with permission number(s) log onto MySJSU to register; or submit Summer Registration Form to add classes. Beginning, Tuesday, June 14, all students must use a Late Enrollment Request form with instructor, department chair and CIES Associate Dean signatures to register. Follow instructions below for the paper registration process. All transactions required a valid photo ID.

  1. Download the Late Enrollment Petition Form.
  2. Complete the form and obtain required signature(s).
  3. Submit completed form at window "R" in the Student Services Center.