A minor requires completion of at least 14 to 18 upper division units as specified in the subject. To qualify for a specific minor, at least seven units of upper division credit used toward the minor must have been completed in Simon Fraser University courses.

A minor program also requires meeting any stipulated lower division requirements and may be used toward the requirements of a degree program. This program consists of the lower division requirements for a major, and the upper division requirements for a minor. A student must have their program approved by the extended minor program advisor.

The Faculty of Environment offers the following Minors: