Goal 4: Connect and Contribute

Connect Globally

Be an impactful and dynamic urban university with strong connections locally and globally.

Desired Outcome 1

Lead as an inspiring public campus that enriches San José’s economic, cultural, natural, and intellectual vibrancy through sustainable practices.


Desired Outcome 2

Build broad, sustained connections and relationships with students, alumni, and other other campus and community stakeholders for lifelong engagement.


Desired Outcome 3

Support excellence in athletics in the Mountain West and other conferences in which we play and the arts to enrich the community in which we live.


Desired Outcome 4

Exemplify an ethic of service to San José State and the broader community that brings distinction to the university.


Desired Outcome 5

Launch and complete a comprehensive fundraising campaign to generate resources that support institutional priorities, including student success and campus development, while also growing and stewarding longer-term philanthropic opportunities.