Linking classroom and community learning raises social awareness and prepares students for real life. Inspired by his Communication coursework, one enterprising student launched Five Hole for Food, a national road hockey tour that scored big for Canada’s food banks. learn more →
A Blue Morpho butterfly’s wings hold the secret to an important new anti-counterfeiting technology. Our researchers are unlocking this and other mysteries to create new knowledge and generate business opportunities. learn more →
When knowledge hits the road, there’s no limit to how far it can go. Through diverse outreach programs such as Science AL!VE, Starry Nights and Friends of Simon, SFU students help shape communities while discovering their own potential. learn more →
In the place where innovative education, cutting-edge research and community outreach intersect, you’ll find Simon Fraser University. Our vision is to become Canada’s leading engaged university.
ENGAGING THE VISION
In 2012, Simon Fraser University adopted its strategic vision to be Canada’s engaged university defined by its dynamic integration of innovative education, cutting-edge research, and far-reaching community engagement.
In March-June 2017, SFU community members were invited to share their feedback at forum events, on social media and through our website.