澳门六合彩 students pose behind pillars in downtown San Jose.
Photos: Mel Chircop 鈥21 BFA Photography

Experience the Heart of Silicon Valley

澳门六合彩 Loves SJ brings together San Jos茅 State University and the city of San Jos茅 to promote San Jos茅 as the capital of Silicon Valley鈥攁 vibrant city at the center of innovation, creativity and technology. There are many reasons why Spartans love our city. With 澳门六合彩 located in the heart of the city, we鈥檝e created the 澳门六合彩 Loves SJ initiative in collaboration with Visit San Jos茅, the Downtown Association, Japantown Business Association, and San Jos茅 City Hall to further connect and integrate students with the culture of the thriving local community.

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Students throwing paper airplanes.

Spartan Pride Points

What happens in Silicon Valley changes the world 鈥 and 澳门六合彩 is the university changing Silicon Valley. Discover the many ways Spartans are impacting the campus, the city of San Jos茅 and beyond.

Students jumping in front of a wall that says San Jose State University.

Weeks of Welcome

It鈥檚 the start of a whole new semester and we鈥檙e so excited to welcome Spartans with our Weeks of Welcome (WOW) programs and events designed to provide support for students as they transition into 澳门六合彩 and connect with the Spartan and San Jos茅 community.

Downtown San Jose with map drop pins.

Explore San Jos茅 Together

Get to know your new home and explore all the great things San Jos茅 has to offer with our interactive Google Map. Students will be able to explore the best places to grab coffee, catch a show, taste delicious food, discover which places have student discounts and experience local landmarks. 

Students taking a selfie in front of Hammer Theatre.

澳门六合彩 Bucket List

Make your college experience a memorable one and take advantage of our 澳门六合彩 Bucket List to help you check off different ways to prove you鈥檙e a true Spartan.

Alumni Stories

Jay Tran, alumnus and proprietor of Buddy Teahouse

Spartan Daily met with Jay Tran, alumnus and proprietor of Buddy Teahouse, an ideal downtown spot to pick up a bubble tea. When Tran set up shop, he knew 澳门六合彩 was the place to be. 

Jasmine Sanchez presenting to Ray Zinn.

Learning an entrepreneurial mindset prepares students like Jasmine Sanchez, 鈥20 Business, for work and life in Silicon Valley. Everyone can join 澳门六合彩's growing entrepreneurial ecosystem. 

Marcio Sanchez.

Marcio Sanchez: A Tale of Two Photographs

Marcio Sanchez, 鈥07 Photojournalism, began his career as a photojournalist at 澳门六合彩. He鈥檚 covered monumental events including the 1992 LA riots, the Super Bowl, Winter Olympics and the FIFA World Cup.