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Century of Spartans

2024 marks 100 years since San José State University claimed the Spartans as its official identity and mascot. All year long, we are celebrating the legacy Spartans have left on the city, region and the world. Visit our Century of Spartans interactive timeline and share what has made Ƶspecial to you.

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San José State provides a world-class education—whether courses are online or in person. The university is expanding the ways we provide high-quality education and unique research and hands-on experiences to students.

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Offering valuable and affordable programs taught by Ƶfaculty, students with busy lifestyles who have previous college credits can complete their bachelor's degree on a fast and flexible timeline, 100% online.

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Washington Square serves as SJSU’s university and alumni magazine, sharing compelling and inspiring stories that embody the Spartan pride and resilience we all treasure.

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