Spartan Promise

Spartan Promise

The Spartan East Side Promise provides a pathway for guaranteed general admission to San Jose State University (SJSU) for all ESUHSD students.


  • To increase the number if ESUHSD students applying to and being admitted to college

  • To contribute to a college-going culture within the ESUHSD based on a shared commitment to diversity and equity


  • Apply to SJSU at by November 30 of Senior Year

  • Complete the required high school A-G courses with grades of “C-” or better by their high school graduation date

  • Meet or exceed the CSU Minimum Eligibility Index

    • Applicants below the 2.5 GPA minimum requirement will not be considered for admission

  • Qualified ESUHSD students with a 2.75 GPA or higher are guaranteed admission to Undeclared if they do not meet the impaction criteria for their applied major.

  • Meet all deadlines)

For more information, visit The Spartan Promise link on SJSU's website.