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New San Jose Students

New Student Guide

If you have not already read through the New Student Guide, please do so by clicking below. Then return to this page to complete the Guide.

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Western Seminary San Jose Campus 

Western Seminary San Jose Campus is located in the Silicon Valley of the San Francisco Bay Area, widely known as the center for technological innovations. Since 2016, the campus has been on site of the Christ Community Church in Milpitas. 

Campus Buildings 

San Jose

Classrooms are located on the second floor of the Education Center. The faculty and administrative offices, as well as the library, are located in the Student Resource Center (SRC). Check out the San Jose Campus Map.

To ensure safety, both the Education Center and SRC are secured and remain locked at all times. Key cards are required to access/enter the buildings. Students will be provided with a student ID card that will also serve as a key card at the beginning of their first semester. Students are encouraged to carry their student ID card with them at all times while on campus.

Using their key cards, students may access the campus buildings from Monday through Thursday, from 7:00 am to 9:00 pm, and on Friday through Saturday, from 7:00 am to 6:00 pm. The campus is closed on Sundays. 

Animals are not allowed campus, except service animals with proper documentation.

No overnight parking is permitted. 

Business Hours 

The San Jose Campus’ business hours are Monday through Friday, from 9:00 am to 5:30 pm. During this time, staff member(s) in the SRC are available to provide assistance. 

New Student Orientation

The New Student Orientation for newly admitted Spring 2021 students will be held virtually on Thursday, January 7, 2021, from 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. 

More details and information will be provided closer to the date.

Prior to attending the orientation, please familiarize yourself with information relevant to you as a new student, and then complete the New Student Guide Quiz and submit your Orientation RSVP

RSVP to Orientation

Connect with Us 

Visit the San Jose Campus Directory, and connect with us. We would love to hear from you and assist you with any questions that you may have.