Wednesday, April 14 - Campus Community

Please note: Many of our live webinars will also be recorded and added to this site (about one week after the Admitted Spartan Days events have ended) so you may come back to this site to view them as your schedule allows. Please also know that our IT staff are available via live chat for technical assistance during the event (see chat icon below).

Event/Time Description

1:00 - 1:30 pm 

Study Abroad for All: Becoming a Global Spartan

Discover all the amazing global experiences available to you at SJSU!  We have programs for everyone: study abroad (international), and away (domestic), short-term (winter, spring and summer breaks), long-term (semester and year-long), virtual (throughout the year), Alternative Break Programs, community-based learning, and soon to be offered...international work integrated learning/internship programming. In this session we will:

 

  • Provide an overview of all our programming
  • Discuss how a globally focused program can help you reach your personal, academic, and professional goals (and have a life changing experience)
  • Answer all of your questions about how to plan for and become a Global Spartan!

1:30 - 2:00 p.m. 

Peer Connections Student Panel

We plan to have a peer educator from each area (peer advisor, peer mentor, learning assistant, supplemental instructor) talk about what they do and the services offered at Peer Connections. 

2:00 - 2:30 p.m. 

Get to Know Your Veterans Resource Center

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Chat with our staff and peer student veterans about what you need to do to get squared away with your benefits, what services and programs we provide, resources we are connected to, and learn more about your Veterans Student Organization! 

 

Learn more about SJSU's Veterans Resource Center.

2:00 - 2:30 p.m. 

TRiO Programs at SJSU

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Find out more about the McNair & Student Support Services (SSS) TRIO Programs that are funded by the Department of Education to serve undergraduates. In order to be eligible, you must be first-generation, low-income, or an underrepresented student. The McNair program helps students who want to apply to doctoral programs and SSS helps students graduate with a wonderful community and academic support. Join us and meet the TRiO staff and learn how to apply. 

 

Meet the TRiO staff in this video.

Check out this video to learn about the McNair Scholars Program.

2:30 - 3:00 p.m. 

SJSU Writing Center Webinar for Admitted Spartans

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Join the SJSU Writing Center for an overview of the free student support services provided by our department! 

 

Check out this video to learn more about the Writing Center. 

3:00 - 3:30 pm 

Treat Yourself Well @ The Student Wellness Center

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The Student Wellness Center is the place to go for everything related to your health and well-being at SJSU. Join staff from Counseling and Psychological Services, the Student Health Center, and Wellness & Health Promotion to learn more about our services, programs, and ways to Treat Yourself Well. 

 

Check out this video to learn more about the Student Wellness Center. 

3:30 - 4:00 p.m. 

LGBTQ+ Community at SJSU

Come and learn about our great LGBTQ+ community at SJSU! We'll introduce you to our weekly activities and community events. You'll also get to learn about our peer mentor program to help facilitate your transition to SJSU. 

4:00 - 4:30 p.m. 

Getting to know the Mosaic Cross Cultural Center

 

Interested in doing work around diversity, inclusion, and social justice? Want a chance to engage with fun and relevant programs around identity, narrative, who we are and how we interact with the world? Want to make a social impact in the world? Or just interested in learning more about the Mosaic Cross Cultural Center? Our staff and students are available in this webinar to talk to you! Find out our programs, our goals, and how Mosaic can be a part of your SJSU experience! 

4:30 - 5:00 pm

Welcome to the BLOC: Promoting academic achievement and community building for Black Spartans

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The Black Leadership and Opportunity Center (BLOC) is dedicated to building and solidifying the Black student community by focusing on providing relevant and exciting cultural, academic, and social experiences that foster a sense of community and aid in the retention and graduation of our Black Spartans. This webinar gives an in-depth look at some of the amazing things we are doing at the BLOC, and what is available to new students at SJSU. 

5:00 - 5:30 p.m. 

Cultivating Community Connections with Centro

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Learn about the various support services, activities, and programs offered by Centro and the many ways students help build and strengthen the Latinx community at SJSU. Participants will have an opportunity to hear from Latinx students, professors, and staff who engage with Centro. 

5:30 - 6:30 p.m. 

Spartan Eastside Promise: Becoming a Spartan Reception Part I

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The Spartan East Side Promise Team is excited to welcome you to the SJSU community! This two-part event is designed for newly admitted East Side Union High School District students and their families.  Both evenings will overview the Next Steps intent to enroll process, and resources to prepare for your start at SJSU. Evening one will focus on academic preparation and resources.  Evening two focuses on student life and peer support services.