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Fall 2021

Dates of Instruction: August 19, 2021 to December 6, 2021.
Enrollment Census Date: September 16, 2021.

The first day of advanced registration for continuing students is Wednesday, May 12, 2021. Some instruction modes and classes times may change before registration opens. The class schedule page is refreshed nightly. 

To Do's Before You  Register

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Summer 2021

Summer Sessions
June 1 – July 2, 2021 (5-week)
June 1 – August 6, 2021 (10-week)
July 6 – August 6, 2021 (5-week)

The majority of courses will be offered online. Session dates for courses are found at by searching for 'Class Search' in the Search Box - see the step-by-step Class Schedule Search instructions

Register for Summer 2021 Classes

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Spring 2021

Dates of Instruction: January 27, 2021 to May 17, 2021.
Enrollment Census Date: February 23, 2021.
The majority of courses will be offered fully online. A limited number of classes that cannot be fully delivered fully online will be delivered in-person or through hybrid modes of instruction. This will be done with rigorous standards of safety and welfare.

Spring '21 Graduates: Review the Graduation Process


Register for Classes

Learn about the steps to register for courses, including what you should do before registering and how to select classes. 

Academic Catalog

The academic catalog contains information about general graduation requirements and academic majors. Along with advice from an advisor, the academic catalog is a tool to determine what classes to take. The catalog includes Policies and Procedures.


Academic advisors help you make sure that every class counts, moving you toward graduation and your own personal goals. Be proactive in seeking support and advice—don't wait until your academic progress is in danger.

Summer Session

Whether you wish to get ahead with your degree, make up for courses missed, or explore new areas of study, Summer Session can help you earn the credit you need. Enrollment is open to full-time or part-time SJSU students and the general public through Open University.

Register for Summer Courses

Winter Session

Winter Session is a compacted session between the Fall and Spring semesters, offering degree credit courses. Enrollment is open to full-time or part-time SJSU students and the general public through Open University.

Register for Winter Courses

Open University

San José State University’s Open University (OU) program allows students from outside the university to enroll in university courses on a space-available basis and gain college credit.

Register for OU Courses


In light of the recent events related to COVID-19, information on the Class Schedule pages is subjective to change. Every effort has been made to publish the most complete and accurate information. However, some scheduling information is subject to change without notice. The class schedule pages are refreshed nightly. Real-time course listings, including textbook information, is found at by searching for 'Class Search' in the Search Box.