Spartan Ambassadors explain why they chose SJSU:

Name: Cemone       Hometown: Hanford Major: Psychology

"I chose SJSU because of the location and also the amazing campus itself.  I was also very interested in attending a university with a football team and also greek life.  Attending SJSU has been one of the best decisions I’ve made and I couldn’t be happier with the endless opportunities and memories it has given me!


Name: Lindsay        Hometown: San Jose
Major: Communication Studies

Lindsay SJSU Ambassador

 "I chose SJSU because I saw a lot of opportunities for me in San José. As a communication major with an interest in musical theatre, I thought being in downtown san josé would provide me with the opportunity to grow.


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San Jose, California 95192-0014







San José State University's History is Deeply Rooted

As the oldest public school of higher education in the state of California, SJSU boasts over 150 years of instruction and innovation. SJSU is the #1 supplier of education, engineering, computer science, and business graduates to Silicon Valley, the world's high-tech capital.

Spartans at Work


SJSU is an Academic Leader

Highly regarded faculty provide award-winning instruction and real-life experiences through research and practice.  SJSU is ranked among the top 200 universities in the nation for research spending and is a research partner with the NASA Ames Research Center.

SJSU Students Thrive

Students at SJSU have a commitment to community service, leadership, and school pride.  With over 350 student organizations, student involvement is an integral part of life at SJSU.  

Spartan Excellence

NCAA Division I athletic programs make SJSU the perfect place to experience the highest level of athletic competition.  With countless championships and a history of Olympic metal winners, our students have immense school pride and show it by joining our Spartan Squad.  

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