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Passionate and Effective Advocates

The Chicano/Latino Faculty & Staff Association (CLFSA) supports, empowers, and advocates for Chicano/Latino students, faculty and staff at SJSU. If you are in need of assistance from the CLFSA, take a look at all our available resources, including events, scholarships, and more.

About Us

Learn more about what we do, our mission, and what our objectives are at San José State University


Interested in becoming a member of the CLFSA? See whether you're eligible to join, what dues you can expect and how to apply.


If you are an eligible Chicano/Latino student in need of financial assistance, consider applying to the annual Dr. Ernesto Galarza Scholarship.


View upcoming meetings, conferences, webinars, presentations, and other exciting events hosted by the CLFSA.


The CLFSA works to provide students with life-changing scholarships. But we can't do it without your support. Consider donating today.

Calendar of Events

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CLFSA Monthly Meetings

Meetings are held the first Friday of the month through Zoom. Once we are able to return to campus, meetings will be held at the Africana, Asian American, Chicano, and Native American Studies Center (AAACNA) program room, 5th Floor of the MLK Library, 12:00 noon - 1:30 p.m.

Event OnAug25

Cafecito with Ambassador Alejandra Bologna, Consul General of Mexico in San Jose, CA

Time:3:30pm-4:30pmLocation:AAACNA Center, 5th floor of MLK Library
Event On,Sep4

History of Mexico’s Independence: 200 years in the making 

Event starts at:,Time TBAEvent is located at:,In-Person Location: King Library, 2nd floor; Virtual through Facebook