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

Bowling Night at the Student Union
Tuesday, October 2 @ 8:00 pm
Location: Bowling Center in Student Union

Fleet Week
Saturday, October 6
Location: San Francisco

Club Art Gallery
Tuesday, October 9 @ 3:00 pm
Location: AIAA project Room, ENGR 240

Movie Night Premiere of First Man
Friday, October 12 @ night (movie time will be discussed)
Location: Local theater (will announce at later time)




Industry events

Seattle Boeing Tour and More
April 2-5
Location: Seattle, WA

-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