International Graduates Virtual Celebration

Friday, May 28, 2021 | 5:00-6:00 PM (PT) | via Zoom

ISSS welcomes graduating international students, friends, and family to join us for a virtual celebration.

Graduating students:

  • Kindly confirm your attendance no later than May 20, 2021. 
    • Be prepared to upload the following when you confirm your attendance:
      • 1 photo of yourself 
      • brief message for your fellow graduates or family (300 character limit)
  • Apply to be a student speaker by May 2, 2021. (link coming soon) Two students will be selected to speak at the virtual celebration.
  • Guests are welcome to attend!Guests may register here. (Note: Guest registration link is different from graduating student registration link.)


Social Media Spotlight

We’re celebrating you on Instagram! Here’s how:

  • Use the hashtag  #SJSU21international
  • Post in Instagram or Instagram Stories and tag us @SJSUinternational so we can share your photo. We can only see posts when we’re tagged in public accounts.
  • We’ll also highlightour virtual celebration participants by posting the photo and message you sent us at registration.


Video Montage

Send us a short video clip (maximum 1 minute) and we’ll compile a video montage to be shared on social media. In your video:

  • Tell us your name, degree (BA, BS, MA, etc.) and major
  • Tell us 1-2 things you love about SJSU
  • Email submissions by June 1, 2021 to with the subject: Video Montage.

View videos from the class of 2020


Graduation Playlist

We’ll collect your song suggestions for graduation and/or celebratory songs from around the world and put them in a YouTube playlist.

  • Send us your suggestions via the Virtual Celebration registration form or @SJSUinternational Instagram Stories poll.
  • Listen to the 2020 playlist