Graduate Engineering Student Success

Events and Deadlines


November 13-17 - The Spartan's Guide to LinkedIn
3:00 - 5:00 p.m.
Location: Student Union 4A

November 14 - Events

Speed Networking with your Librarian
12:00 - 2:00 p.m.
Location: MLK Library

Workshop: Test Taking Tips
3:00 - 4:00 p.m.
Location: Peer Connections SSC 601

November 15 - Travel Signature Party
2:00 - 5:00 p.m.
Location: Tower Lawn

November 17 - H1-B Presentation
4:00 - 6:00 p.m.
Location: Clark Hall 222

November 23 & 24 - Thanksgiving Holiday, Campus closed

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, Wednesday, and Friday 3:00 PM - 4:30 PM

Appointments via GradesFirst
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, and Friday 9:00 AM -3:00 PM

We are looking forward to meeting you!