San Jose State University

San Jose State University, the oldest state university in California, is a major, comprehensive public university offering more than 134 bachelor’s and master’s degrees with 110 concentrations. SJSU’s location in the center of San José, the heart of Silicon Valley, makes it an exceptionally rewarding learning environment for students. Silicon Valley firms and agencies seek SJSU students for internships, summer work programs and for assistance with research and development projects. SJSU, a wonderful place to learn, grow, and thrive.

Student demographics

For a full list of Student Demographics, please visit the school website.

ESL program and/or support services

SJSU’s International Gateways Department has been offering academic and TOEFL preparation courses on the San Jose State University campus since 1975 to help international students develop the English skills necessary for admission to American colleges and universities. For detailed information, please click here.

Student Housing options

To learn about On Campus Housing, please click here.

To learn about SJSU International House, please click here.

To learn about Off Campus Housing, please click here.

Application deadlines

Click here to learn about the school’s various Application Deadlines.

Admission requirements

Click here to learn about the school’s various Admission Requirements.

International Student visas issued

F1 and J1.

Cost of attendance and financial assistance

International students pay regular campus fees PLUS an additional $372 per unit. Regular campus fees can be viewed here.