Adriana la artista
Adriana Arriaga: artist, graphic designer, and CCS Alum

Welcome to the Department of Chicana and Chicano Studies (CCS)

This website is a resource for SJSU Students, CCS/MAS Alumni, and the local community. Our goal is to make this a useful space to learn how faculty, current students, and alumni are pursuing the goals of Chicana/o Studies. Please contact us if you have any suggestions on how this website can be enhanced to address your interests.

Lighthouse visit


Whether you're thinking of becoming a CCS major, you're halfway to your degree, or you're about to graduate, don't wait to get the support you need! We encourage all students to see an advisor early, and often.

Chicanx commencement, photo of 2 grads

Congratulations to our Graduates!