American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics at San Jose State University

Welcome to San Jose State University's American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics (AIAA) student branch's website. Here you will find valuable information regarding the club and its related activities such as events and project funding.

With more than 35,000 members, the American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics is the world's largest professional society, principal voice, and information resource devoted to the progress of engineering and science in aviation, space, and defense. The purpose of our student branch is to support the success of San Jose State University's aerospace engineering students. AIAA will provide its members with access to events, workshops, club room resources, research projects, socials, and other related activities that will connect students with professionals and help prepare them for a career in the aerospace industry.


For additional events, see our Events Calendar.

Social Events

AIAA Food Fundraiser
November 13, 11 am - 4 pm
Location: 7th Street common area

-We are excited to announce we will be selling a variety of rice krispies treats to help raise club funding!

Resume workshop
November 1, 3 pm -4:30 pm
Location: ENGR 164

-Come join us for an informative and interactive resume workshop! It will be run by our senior officers to help members prepare a resume that can help you stand out to potential employers. We will be covering all the basics, so all are welcome! If you already have a resume, we invite you to come and get it peer-reviewed and critiqued by experienced officers

Please make sure you RSVP :

LinkedIn workshop
November 8, 3 pm -4:30 pm
Location: ENGR 164

-Come and find out how to increase your professional network! Step by step, learn how to construct an appealing online LinkedIn profile to connect you with fellow students and successful professionals. We will also be taking headshots for your LinkedIn profile picture.

Please make sure you RSVP:




Industry events

Seattle Boeing Tour and More
April 2-5
Location: Seattle, WA
**Details subject to change

-We are extremely excited to announce a spring break trip to Seattle, Washington. The main purpose of this trip is to tour factory floor at Boeing Everett. The trip will also consist of:

  • A second industry tour (company TBA)

  • Visit the Museum of Flight

  • Exploring Seattle