FASS Connections Mentorship Program

Our mission is to provide enriching and supportive connection between new SFU undergraduate students and upper year FASS students to increase everyone's sense of belonging and well-being, helping students discover opportunities and thrive in this vibrant campus community! 

New to SFU and want to be paired with a mentor? 

Sign up here starting April 15 to be paired with an upper year FASS student (peer mentor) in your intended program!

FASS Peer Mentors support you by:

  • Helping you discover the many programs and courses offered in the Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences
  • Supporting you over your first months at SFU 
  • Providing you access to resources, workshops, and helpful tips both in-person and online 
  • Meeting you at Welcome Day and showing you around campus
  • Being a friendly face on campus you can rely on

In year 2, 3 or 4 of your degree? We are currently hiring mentors for the Summer and Fall terms

FASS Peer Mentors:

  • Provide one-on-one mentorship to new SFU students and serve as their initial contact person for the Fall 2019 term
  • Give students the confidence, knowledge, and motivation to access campus resources and services that can aid their integration into the SFU community
  • Facilitate a group of 12 – 15 new students through a day of activities and sessions at Welcome Day
  • Connect virtually with new students via social media groups, email and text
  • Introduce SFU’s physical environment to all new students at FASS Camps and events
  • Attend on and off-campus events, workshops, and student information fairs with new students

Our 2018 Peer Mentor team: 

Behavioural Neuroscience

Stephanie U

Major: Behavioural Neuroscience

Stephanie U

Major: Behavioural Neuroscience

Criminology

Shina Likasa

Major: Criminology

Amrit Tehara

Major: Criminology

Colin Schuler Ram

Major: Criminology
Minor: Psychology

Shirina Talebian

Major: Criminology Honours

Daniah Abo Altahin

Major: Criminology

Andrew Araneta

Major: Sociology
Minor: Criminology

Yelda Azam

Major: Criminology
Minor: Sociology

Shina Likasa

Major: Criminology

Shirina Talebian

Major: Criminology Honours

Andrew Araneta

Major: Sociology
Minor: Criminology

Amrit Tehara

Major: Criminology

Daniah Abo Altahin

Major: Criminology

Yelda Azam

Major: Criminology
Minor: Sociology

Colin Schuler Ram

Major: Criminology
Minor: Political Science

Economics

Noorain Ibrahim

Major: Economics

Anila Jose

Major: Economics

Noorain Ibrahim

Major: Economics

Anila Jose

Major: Economics

English 

Sydney Wallin

Major: English
Minor: Learning & Developmental Disabilities 

Gavin Baumbach

Major: English
Minor: Education

Amy Chu

Major: English

Sydney Wallin

Major: English
Minor: Learning & Developmental Disabilities 

Gavin Baumbach

Major: English
Minor: Education

Amy Chu

Major: English

First Nations

Brittany Dennett

Major: Psychology
Minor: First Nations

Brittany Dennett

Major: Psychology
Minor: First Nations

French

Caitlin Chow

Major: French
Minor: Education 

Caitlin Chow

Major: French
Minor: Education 

Gender, Sexuality, and Women's Studies

Brianna Mau

Major: GSWS
Minor: Sociology & Communications 

Brianna Mau

Major: GSWS
Minor: Sociology & Communications 

History 

Paratmika Padhya

Major: International Studies 
Minor: History 

Evan Barad

Major: Health Science
Minor: History

Paratmika Padhya

Major: International Studies 
Minor: History 

Evan Barad

Major: Health Science
Minor: History

International Studies 

Paratmika Padhya

Major: International Studies 
Minor: History 

Rolan Liu  

Major: International Studies
Minor: Business  

Paratmika Padhya

Major: International Studies 
Minor: History 

Rolan Liu  

Major: International Studies
Minor: Business  

Linguistics

Rachelle Deutsch 

Major: Linguistics
Minor:
 Cognitive Science

Rachelle Deutsch

Major: Linguistics

Philosophy

Bridget Inocencio   

Major: Political Science
Minor:
Philosophy

Bridget Inocencio   

Major: Political Science
Minor:
Philosophy

Political Science

Reece Avila  

Major: Political Science
Minor:
 Communications

Jordan Arnold  

Major: Political Science
Minor:
International Studies

Aliya Khan   

Major: Political Science

Bridget Inocencio   

Major: Political Science
Minor:
Philosophy

Reece Avila  

Major: Political Science
Minor:
 Communications

Aliya Khan   

Major: Political Science

Bridget Inocencio   

Major: Political Science
Minor:
Philosophy

Psychology

Jennifer Chou  

Major: Psychology & Physics

Jacob Koochin

Major: Kinesiology
Minor: Psychology

Angie Fan

Major: Psychology
Minor: Counseling & Human Development

Brittany Dennett

Major: Psychology
Minor: First Nations

Amanda Lau 

Major: Psychology

Jenn Bui

Major: Psychology

Jennifer Chou  

Major: Psychology & Physics

Angie Fan

Major: Psychology
Minor: Counseling & Human Development

Amanda Lau 

Major: Psychology

Jacob Koochin

Major: Kinesiology
Minor: Psychology

Brittany Dennett

Major: Psychology
Minor: First Nations

Jenn Bui

Major: Psychology

Sociology

Yelda Azam

Major: Criminology
Minor: Sociology

Andrew Araneta

Major: Sociology
Minor: Criminology

Yelda Azam

Major: Criminology
Minor: Sociology

Andrew Araneta

Major: Sociology
Minor: Criminology