Advisor and Evaluator

Your Graduate Advisor provides academic advising and support in your field of study. Graduate Advisors are the primary guides for successful completion of your degree program. 

Your GAPE Evaluator complements the central role of your faculty advisor. We authorize your advancement to graduate candidacy and confer your graduate degree. 

Select your degree program from the list below to discover your Graduate Advisor and GAPE Evaluator. Each listing provides name, email address and campus location. View the SJSU Campus Map [pdf] to identify the building abbreviation. 

College of Business

College of Education

College of Engineering

College of Graduate Studies

College of Health and Human Sciences

College of Humanities and the Arts

College of Professional and Global Education

College of Science

College of Social Sciences


Office Contact Information

Email Inquiries:
Office Location: Student Services Center (SSC); Window G (GAPE)
Office Hours: Monday-Thursday 8:15am - 4:45pm; Friday 9:00am-4:30pm
Mailing Information: Graduate Admissions and Program Evaluations, San Jose State University, One Washintong Square, San Jose, CA 95192-0017


GAPE Leadership Team

Yen Li Yuan, Lead Admissions & Operations (
Tonya Person, Lead Evaluator (
Katrice Gibson, Assistant Director (

Tricia Ryan, Ed.D., Director (