students sitting in front of the student union.

Freshman

You have not attended a college or university after graduating from high school.

Transfer

You have completed at least 60 transferable semester units (90 quarter units).

International Freshman

You are a resident of another country who would like to pursue a bachelor's degree and require an F-1 visa or non-immigrant visa to study in the U.S.

International Transfer

You are a resident of another country who would like to pursue a bachelor's degree and require an F-1 visa or non-immigrant visa to study in the U.S.

Graduate

You are a domestic or international applicant who has earned a bachelor’s degree and want to pursue a master's degree from one of our graduate programs.

Returning

You have not attended SJSU for the past two consecutive semesters but would like to return to school to complete your college degree. Apply as a transfer. 

Second Bachelor's

You have earned a bachelor’s degree and would like to return to college for another. Unfortunately we currently do not accept students pursuing a second bachelor’s degree except for students who are pursuing a bachelor’s degree in nursing.

Non-Degree Seeking

You are not a current SJSU student and would like to take courses for credit via Open University