Resources

The UndocuSpartan Student Resource Center (USRC) provides direct support and services to students who are undocumented and to those from mix-status families. Our goal is to ensure that students, regardless of their immigration status, have access to reliable information, equitable resources, and opportunities that support their academic and personal success. 

USRC Office Hours 

Students and community members can request an appointment to meet with anyone from the USRC to receive support with questions related to education and/or immigration.  USRC staff are available to meet with individuals over the phone or via zoom. 

Scheduling an appointment: Contact us at undocuspartan@sjsu.edu, or by calling us at 408-924-2762.  We are open virtually and are avaiable Monday -Thursday from 9:00am-5:00pm and on Friday from 9:30am-4:00pm

Virtual Front Desk and Drop-In: Monday-Friday from 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM Students are welcome to drop-in to our virtual office hours to meet with a USRC Staff member and get assistance with questions and/or concerns. 

Virtual Front Desk for Drop-In (click here) (Password: 137392)

 

Campus Partners Drop-In Hours at the USRC

The UndocuSpartan Student Resource Center (USRC) provides students with a safe space to get direct services from some of our key campus partners such as the Financial Aid and Scholarship Office, Career Center, Academic Advising and Retention Services (AARS), and Immigrant Legal Defense.  There is no need to schedule an appointment for these drop-in sessions.

Academic Advising Drop-In with AARS

Meet with a general academic advisor during our weekly drop-in hour every Tuesday from 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM. Students are encouraged to meet with an academic advisor for:  advising regarding General Education requirements and related policies; navigating academic policies, course planning, major exploration, help with progress towards degree completion, improving your academic progress. 
Virtual Drop-in Desk with AARS (Password: 829620)

For more information about academic advising resources, visit the Academics page for colleges and departments. 

Financial Aid and Scholarship Advising 

Students who have questions about the CA Dream Act, scholarships, and other types of financial aid, can join virtual drop-in hours to speak with a financial aid advisor from the Financial Aid and Scholarship Office.

Visit our Financial Aid Resource Page for more information about drop-in dates and resources.

Legal Services

Direct immigration legal services are available for FREE to​ ALL SJSU students, staff, faculty, and their immediate family members. At SJSU, individuals can schedule an appointment with an immigration attorney from Immigrant Legal Defense (ILD), a nonprofit agency dedicated to providing accessible immigration legal services. Visit our Legal Services Page for more information about the services and how to sign up for an appointment.