San Jose, CA
San Jose State University


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Recent Reviews

mikayla
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There are many programs for students to be involved in the community and many fun events for people to meet others and get fr...

What is your overall opinion of this school?

There are many programs for students to be involved in the community and many fun events for people to meet others and get free stuff. Teachers are open to any questions and are there to help you. Facilities are open when convenient to most people. Overall great university!

Thieu
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San Jose State University is a good place to people to challenge themselves in academic, social, and sports. The facility is ...

What is your overall opinion of this school?

San Jose State University is a good place to people to challenge themselves in academic, social, and sports. The facility is big, but it is not big enough to house 32,000 students. Teachers are friendly and easily approachable. Students are very diverse, so it is not hard to find something with a common interest to you.

Daisy
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There are a variety of fun clubs and extra curricular activities that students can attend all year long! Academics are great...

What is your overall opinion of this school?

There are a variety of fun clubs and extra curricular activities that students can attend all year long! Academics are great and the location is perfect since it's in downtown San Jose—there's always something new to check out. I don't recommend taking any night classes since it can be dangerous at night. Other than that, it's a great school. I've enjoyed my past 3 years as an nutritional sciences undergraduate student.

Ariyon
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I am currently a freshman at San Jose State University. There are a lot of opportunities to explore options in fields that y...

What is your overall opinion of this school?

I am currently a freshman at San Jose State University. There are a lot of opportunities to explore options in fields that you may enjoy. The students and faculty are also extremely helpful. With that being said the school spirit is always up at an all time high, which is something that is also great for a 4 year university.

Carina
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In my opinion San Jose State University has its pros and cons. Academically its great because they have a variety of class si...

What is your overall opinion of this school?

In my opinion San Jose State University has its pros and cons. Academically its great because they have a variety of class sizes ranging from 20 people to 300. In addition, most teachers have office hours for help outside the classroom and the library on campus is also an excellent place to study. The campus also has a lot of resources and job opportunities nearby. Another great thing about San Jose State is that everything is close by the campus: post offices, grocery stores, and great restaurants to go out and eat with friends. Sororities and fraternities are big at San Jose State and there is almost always parties on the weekends. However, something that could improve is campus safety. There has been a lot of sexual assault at school lately.

Tim
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San Jose State is a very clean and diverse campus. The professors are extremely passionate about the subjects they teach and ...

What is your overall opinion of this school?

San Jose State is a very clean and diverse campus. The professors are extremely passionate about the subjects they teach and always do the best they can to make sure their students are successful. The campus offers many dining options in the student union and is within walking distance from other places to eat off campus. The only drawback that comes with being so close the downtown area is that there are occasional crimes being committed in the area. The school does it's best to protect and alert students to these crimes every chance they get to make sure students are aware.

Olivia
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I am happy to be enrolled at San Jose State. I experience a quality education, and have been introduced to so many people sim...

What is your overall opinion of this school?

I am happy to be enrolled at San Jose State. I experience a quality education, and have been introduced to so many people similar to me and whom I hold dear. We all share a passion for this institution and are proud to be Spartans! The campus is alive and there is never a dull evening. Most of all, this campus cares. This campus stands for social justice and the equality of all. I am beyond thrilled to spend another 3 years here.

Chukwudi
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It's a good school, not to party hardy (mostly on the weekends Thursday-Saturday). On-campus housing is pretty decent all of ...

What is your overall opinion of this school?

It's a good school, not to party hardy (mostly on the weekends Thursday-Saturday). On-campus housing is pretty decent all of Campus Village is quite nice, it's the older buildings that make you wonder if this is worth your money. Freshman who live on campus the first year are required to have a meal plan. The food is honestly really good, people just get ungrateful to have a place to eat when the food that they're eating (which is in good variety) is somewhat the same for 4 months. Academics are good, it really just depends on your teacher. As for extracurricular activities, there are a few things to do on and around campus but the benefit of SJSU is its distance from a lot of major bay area cities like San Francisco, Santa Clara, Santa Cruz, etc.

Vidisha
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True diversity

What is your overall opinion of this school?

True diversity

Annie Thu
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San Jose State University is known to be some of the best public school comparing it to all other CSU. However, due to a huge...

What is your overall opinion of this school?

San Jose State University is known to be some of the best public school comparing it to all other CSU. However, due to a huge amount of international students coming into San Jose State, the fight for classes are a long and drastic battle. Sexual assaults happen frequently on campus. Counselors and office staffs are almost always rude and not helpful. Overall if you just want a degree within 4 years or less, I would greatly recommend you to stay away from San Jose State.

Details

  • Enrollment
  • 26,432
  • Tuition & Fees
  • $7,418
  • Acceptance rate
  • 53%

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