Students in Action



SJSU Mentors


Key Staff

Our Youth Mentoring Program support achievement .  Mentors work with youth who are struggling in school academically or with behavioral issues. These programs collaborate with several community partners around San Jose to enrich the lives of youth in the community and those who attend San Jose State University.




Fuerza Escollar logo Fuerza Escolar (FÉ) Elementray School Mentoring Program advocates for the importance of promoting higher education in low- income communities. SJSU students serve as mentors to first-generation  k-5 students supporting in positive behavior and literacy. SJSU Mentors inspire hope and empower youth.

. It requires a commitment of 20 hours per semester.

Dates:   Fridays
Site: Washington Elementary School

If you want to be a mentor, please attend an information session:

9/4         11:30-12:00       AS House Fireside Room
9/9          3:00-3:30          AS House Fireside Room
9/11        3:00-3:30          AS House Fireside Room

Applications are due Friday Sept 12 by 5pm to the AS House


Selected mentors must attend the training session:

Sept 19th    10am-2pm   TBD *

*Lunch will be provided.

For more information contact:

David Gonzalez or Arina Izadi