Department of Gender, Sexuality, and Women’s Studies

Degrees available:

  • MA
  • PhD

Campus: Burnaby

Please consult the departmental website for admission requirements.


Apply through our online application system. (See Application Process if you need assistance with your application, or with uploading your supporting documents.)

If you have admission-related questions, please email

After you have completed your online application, mail your sealed documents to:
Department of Gender, Sexuality, and Women's Studies
Simon Fraser University
8888 University Drive, AQ 5102A
Burnaby, BC, Canada V5A 1S6

Application Deadline: January 30 for Fall semester start.

Please consult the program's website for any deadline changes.


Note: International students in this department pay the same graduate fees as domestic students.

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