Graduate Engineering Student Success

Events and Deadlines


January 24 - First Day of Instruction for Spring Semester

January 26 - Strategies for Landing a Job or Internship in the US: A workshop for international students
1:30 PM - 4:00 PM
Student Union 2A & 2B
Doors Open at 1 PM, Come early to get your LinkedIn Photo Taken!

February 5 - Last day to Drop a Class without a "W" grade.

Jan. 29, Feb. 12, Mar. 12, Apr. 9, May 7 - SJSU Mobile Food Pantry

Welcome to the College of Engineering!

We thank you for choosing San José State University and our College to pursue your graduate career.

The Graduate Engineering Student Success Office (GESS) is here to support you on your educational journey and help enrich your graduate experience at San José State University.

The GESS Office serves all graduate engineering majors. Our purpose is to

  • assist graduate students in navigating university, college, and departmental policies and procedures
  • connect students to campus and community resources
  • support student success with programs and services that address existing needs
  • help students stay on track to graduate 

There are many offices on campus serving graduate students in addition to resources available both on campus and in our community. We have gathered some links below to help you navigate through various resources. 

Please stop by Graduate Engineering Student Success (GESS) with any questions or concerns - we are here to help!


Advisors are available for drop-in hours or by appointment at ENG 247 (2nd floor):

Drop-in  Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, and Friday 3:00 PM - 4:30 PM

Appointments via GradesFirst
Monday through Friday 9:00 AM -3:00 PM

We are looking forward to meeting you!