Alumni Facts & Figures
Since SFU opened its doors in 1965, our alumni community has grown exponentially. Today our alumni span all ages and all parts of the world. A majority make their home in British Columbia. Others can be found across Canada and in countries around the world.
SFU alumni are experiencing a true coming of age. They are assuming positions of leadership in their chosen professions. They are providing invaluable service to their communities. They are making a significant impact on the world around them.
As of June 2012, did you know...
- Total number of alumni (1965 - 2012): 120,848
- Total number of living alumni: 119,802
- 40.7% of alumni graduated in the last 10 years
- ~ 73.5% of graduates reside in the Lower Mainland of BC
- ~ 6,895 alumni live in 129 countries outside of Canada
Count of Credentials (1965 - 2012)
Demographics by age (living alumni)
Alumni by Faculty
Historical data have been reorganized to reflect the new faculty structure for comparison purposes. Click here for more information on the revised structure.
The top 10 countries by number of SFU alumni (outside Canada)
Click on the graduation cap icons to see specific country names and numbers of alumni in those areas.
View Top 10 Countries by number of SFU alumni outside Canada in a larger map