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Welcome (back) to San José State University! We are exited to have many of you in person on campus this year! (Re)Discover SJSU is our digital platform to showcase the many opportunities you can or would discover as you travel across campus. This semester the campus is delivering experiences in-person, virtual, and hybrid so you will have many opportunitites to engage with your fellow Spartans in the way you choose is safest for you. This dashboard will update regularly to highlight a variety of our many programs, events, and services. For daily updates follow us on Instagram, Twitter, and Youtube @discoversjsu.

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Weeks of Welcome

Weeks of Welcome (WOW) events are open to all Spartans, and designed to connect students with campus resources, build community, prepare for academic success, and more! Visit the WOW website or the WOW tile in the Sammy App for info on the 90+ events taking place virtually, in person, and in hybrid mode.

Check out all the WOW Events!

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Study Abroad Week | September 20-24, 2021

Whether you want to spend a year, a semester, or a few weeks becoming a global citizen, we have programs that will provide you with amazing opportunities to learn about different cultures and perspectives. Start your adventure by joining any of our upcoming Study Abroad Week activities where you can explore programs, view resources, and connect with study abroad advisors. Study Abroad Week is a program of Study Abroad and Away in the College of Professional and Global Education.

Spartan Speaker Series

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 Writer, America Chavez Marvel comic book series and Juliet Takes a Breath

Gabby Rivera

Tuesday, September 21 at 7:00 p.m.

”A Holistic Approach to a Creative Life: Rest. Write. Repeat.”

Register Here

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 Canadian actor, Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings and Kim’s Convenience

Simu Liu

Wednesday, September 29 at 7:00 p.m.

“Journey to Success: Reflections on Family, Career and Persistence”

Register Here

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 Environmentalist, founder of eco-lifestyle blog Green Girl Leah

Leah Thomas

Wednesday, October 6 at 7:00 p.m.

“Green Girl Leah - The Intersectional Environmentalist”

Register Here

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Spartan Recreation

Spartan Recreation is ready to help you kick off a healthy, active lifestyle—or maintain it. You'll love how it makes you feel. Whether you're a beginner or a fitness guru, wanting to learn new skills or push your boundaries, we've got you covered with an exciting selection of activities in our state-of-the-art facilities. 

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Counseling and Psychological Services

Counseling and Psychological Services (CAPS) at San Jose State University advances personal development, enhances student learning, and addresses life crises by providing culturally inclusive mental health services and educational counseling.

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The Financial Aid and Scholarship Office administers three types of scholarships:

  • SJSU campus scholarships
  • Department scholarships
  • Private scholarships

Students should apply for as many scholarships as possible to lessen the need for loans or part-time work to attend school.

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Social Justice and Success Centers

Discover more about yourself and the diverse members of our community by attend workshops or listening to a podcast. Access the academic resources you need to pursue your academic goals.

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Student Organizations

San José State University recognizes over 450 student organizations. Students are encouraged to participate in one of the many clubs as this is the best way to connect with campus life! 

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Library Services

Need research help? Take your research game to the next level using these great library resources. Check out the video for a jump start.

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Learn Anywhere

Get familiar with the variety of applications you will utilize in your online learning environment. Find workshops and resources to develop your study skills and time management practices.

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New SJSU Events Calendar

Check out the new SJSU calendar to discover upcoming events and programs.