Academic Advising and Student Affairs

Upcoming Live General Advising (via Zoom)

Drop-in (1:1 with an advisor). Please sign up at least a day before you’d like to meet with an advisor to ensure you receive the Zoom link. The Zoom link will be sent to you on the day of your advising session.

For all students with general inquiries.

Friday October 2, 1:30-3:30pm RSVP
Friday October 9, 1:30-3:30pm RSVP
Thursday October 15, 1:30-3:30pm RSVP

Upcoming Live Enrollment Advising (via Zoom)

Please sign up at least a day before you’d like to meet with an advisor to ensure you receive the Zoom link. The Zoom link will be sent to you on the day of your advising session.

For FAS students looking for Spring 2021 enrollment support (including 2.4 advising). If you are a FAS student at or below a 2.39 CGPA and you intend to enroll in a 200/300/400 level CMPT course or 300/400 level ENSC course in Spring 2021, meet with a FAS advisor between Oct 19-Oct 30, 2020 to discuss your course plans. Before your meeting, complete the 2.4 advising form:

Monday October 19 10:30am-12:30pm RSVP
Tuesday October 20 1:30-3:30pm RSVP
Thursday October 22, 10:30am-12:30pm RSVP
Thursday October 22, 1:30-3:30pm RSVP
Friday October 23, 10:30am-12:30pm RSVP
Friday October 23, 1:30-3:30pm RSVP
Thursday October 29, 1:30-3:30pm RSVP
Friday October 30, 1:30-3:30pm RSVP

A Message To Our FAS Students

In light of the recent developments related to the COVID-19 pandemic, some students have left the campus, while others have flown back home. Wherever you are, the Faculty of Applied Sciences’ Student Affairs Unit is committed to providing you with remote academic advising.

As we move away from in-person advising, here is how you can connect with us: 

Email Advising (

Current students, please include your SFU Student Number and SFU Advising Transcript in your email if you have access to them.

Phone Advising (778-782-9256)

If you reach our voicemail system, please leave a detailed message including your SFU Student Number and the best phone number to reach you.

Video Appointment (Zoom)

Should you wish to meet with an advisor virtually, please email with your preferred day and time and we will setup a video advising appointment with you.

If you have questions about COVID-19, please visit Additionally, general support and updates can be found here:

This is a challenging and uncertain time and you might experience higher levels of stress. Please remember that all SFU students have access to free and confidential counselling support. You can call SFU Health and Counselling Services at 778.782.4615 or MySSP at 1.844.451.9700. Additional information about the MySSP app can be found here:

Stay safe and healthy everyone, and we will get through this together.

Daniela, Angelica, Jan, Danyu, Nancy, Hui, David, Kevin, Tessa and Sarah
Student Affairs Unit, Faculty of Applied Sciences

Stay Connected

Join Health & Counselling's Live Chat Support 

Open to all SFU students. Connect with a mental health provider via LiveChat to get assistance with your general questions related to mental health support, services, and resources. This service is not intended for Crisis support or in-depth conversations. 

Join Health & Counselling's Virtual Drop-in Advising

Open to all SFU students. Drop-in HCS Advising is a virtual space for student to feel heard and supported by an HCS access case manager. Each session is approximately 30 minutes per student.

Join a Virtual Well-Being Program

Open to all SFU students. Find a program that fits for you - connect with others and receive support.

Join the Creative Collective Community

Open to all SFU students, staff, and faculty. Explore creative activity ideas that you can do on your own time or together with others. 

FAS Advising Information: 


SFU Health and Counselling Services:

SFU H&C Phone: 778-782-4615
MySSP Phone: 1-844-451-9700

FAS Wellness Resources:

FAS Wellness

Zhejiang Dual Degree Program Advising

Students in the SFU-Zhejiang University Dual Degree Program should contact:

Advising Resources

Additional resources that may assist you during this unprecedented time of online learning:

Success Strategies for Online Courses
EDx How to Learn Online

Ever wonder why you were wait listed? Download this document to understand how the Faculty of Applied Sciences wait-list work.