About SFU

For more information (in English) about Simon Fraser University, please visit: www.sfu.ca/about

SFU and la Francophonie

SFU’s administration operates in English and the majority of its programs and courses are taught in English.  Two faculties offer programs and courses taught in French: the Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences  and the Faculty of Education. For a list of all programs and course offerings at SFU, please see the SFU Academic Calendar. The Office of Francophone and Francophile Affairs (OFFA) provides all of its services and activities in French, including a student lounge and a multi-media library.

SFU is a member of the Association des collèges et universités de la francophonie canadienne (ACUFC). The university is also an associate member of the Agence universitaire de la Francophonie (AUF) and a member of the Association internationale des études québécoises (AIÉQ).

Employment at SFU

The hiring of teaching staff (professors, lecturers, sessional instructors, teaching assistants, etc.) is headed by the various departments and program sectors within SFU faculties. Support staff and administrative staff employment is overseen by Human Resources. For more information>>