Engineering Student Success Center

Engineering Student Success Center - Now Open!


The Engineering Student Success Center (ESSC) assists undergraduate students in moving successfully from freshman to senior year, supporting and enhancing their learning and overall academic experience. ESSC is an inclusive environment that fosters collaboration, builds community and supports a smooth transition into college. The center provides outreach and recruitment activities; first-year experience programs for frosh and incoming transfer students; academic advising by professional and peer advisors; professional development and practice programs; along with guidance on developing future career and graduate school plans.

Schedule an appointment with an ESSC Advisor via the "Make an Appointment" button below.

* Note: ESSC Advisors CANNOT remove your major advising hold. You must meet with a major advisor in your department to get this hold cleared!

If you have additional questions, email with your concern.


Advising Services

  • General Education Advising
  • SJSU Policy Consultation
  • Probation Advising Consultation
  • Change of Major Consultation
  • Gen Ed Worksheet/Checklist
  • DQ Readmission/Reinstatement Process
  • Resource Referral
  • Transfer Credit and Articulation Questions
  • Peer Academic Advisor Advice and Support
Phone: 408-924-3990
Fax: 408-924-3797

Location: ENG 344
Hours: Monday - Friday
8:30 am - 4:30 pm
(closed noon - 1:00 pm)

Undergraduate Group  Career Advising

  • Drop-In Undergraduate Career Advising
    • Tuesdays 3:00-4:30pm September 1 - December 8 (except for Sept 29)
    • The Career Center's liaison to the College of Engineering, Donna Gilmour, hosts drop-in group advising for engineering undergraduate students for assistance on resumes, career fairs, and job search plan
    • More about Donna and her services
    • SJSU Career Center Website