Seniors

First semester/Continuing

Graduating


 

First Semester and Continuing Seniors

  • Meet with your Major Advisor to make sure you are on track to graduate. Be sure to prepare for your advising appointment.
  • Apply for graduation as soon as possible after reaching 90 units. Timely application means that you will receive your official Graduation Worksheet in time to plan your last semester classes.
  • Get involved with an organization on campus. It's a great way to meet fellow students and to keep sane during the stresses of college life!
  • Consider participating in Community/Service Learning through San Jose State to develop social responsibility and give back to our community.
  • Take a trip to the Career Center to learn about grad school options, resume and cover letter writing, networking, portfolios, and interviewing to be prepared for the job search.
  • Attend a Career Fair on campus to learn more about the local companies recruiting SJSU grads.
  • If applying to graduate school, solicit letters of recommendation.
  • Apply to graduate school.
  • Use the catalog, Department Roadmaps, and your Degree Progress Audit to check where you are and which requirements remain at least once a semester.
  • Become familiar with Undergraduate Graduation Requirements.

 

Graduating Seniors

  • Meet with your Major Advisor to make sure you are on track to graduate. Be sure to prepare for your advising appointment.
  • Take a trip to the Career Center to learn about resume and cover letter writing, networking, portfolios, and interviewing to be prepared for and start the job search.
  • Attend a Career Fair on campus to learn more about the local companies recruiting SJSU grads and to find current jobs being offered by those companies.
  • Attend the Commencement Ceremony and celebrate all your hard work.
  • Join the Alumni Association and stay in touch!