Student Petitions

Learn more about university requirements that may be petitioned, including Core General Education, SJSU Studies, American Institutions, and more. 


Late Course Drop & Semester Withdrawal

Information about requesting a late course drop or full semester withdrawal.

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Upper-Division Writing Directed Self Placement (UDW-DSP)

Learn about this online exercise designed to help you place yourself in the appropriate upper-division writing course.


SAGE Scholars

Apply with your advisor to become a Spartan Accelerated Graduate Education (SAGE) Scholar to earn a combined bachelor’s and master’s degree at SJSU.

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Frequently Asked Questions

Find answers to your questions about articulation, general education, graduation requirements, reinstatement, student petitions, and more.