Counsellors

High school and college counsellors are crucial partners with SFU’s Student Recruitment and Admissions team. As you guide your students on their path towards SFU during these uncertain times, we hope you will find the resources, information and updates on the current recruitment and admission cycle useful.

If you have specific questions or concerns, we encourage you to reach out to your designated Territory Manager.

Last updated: January 18, 2022

Admission Resources

Admission Evaluation

Learn how applications for admission are evaluated.

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Admissions Requirements

Admission requirements for all programs.

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Admissions Timeline

Keep track of important dates and deadlines.

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Approved Courses 

See a list of high school courses approved for admission to SFU. Admission requirements vary by Faculty/Program/School.

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BC Initiative for Inclusive Post-Secondary Education

SFU provides opportunities for students with intellectual and developmental disabilities to enrol in programs of study and engage in campus life through an inclusive post-secondary education partnership.

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Diverse Qualifications Admission

SFU Diverse Qualifications Admission allows us to see beyond your academic transcript by taking more than your grades into consideration.

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Document Submission

Submitting documents on behalf of a student? Please email documents directly to admissionsteam@sfu.ca. When possible, include the applicants SFU ID number (9 digit student number), as this will speed up our processing of the document. 

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Fees & Tuition

Fees and tuition for a typical year of study.

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Information for Indigenous Students

Important admission information for Indigenous students.

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Downloadable Resources

Undergraduate Admissions Recruitment Resources

Course exception request

Counsellor Timelines

2021-2022 Bubble Diagram

Faculty/Program Information

Additional online and downloadable resources by faculty/program.

Virtual Counsellor Update

October 14, 2021

Events

Lunch and Learn Series 2021 - 2022

An opportunity for you to meet with SFU representatives from across the university, receive the latest updates on the featured topic, and ask questions that you may have regarding our programs and admissions to SFU.

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Undergraduate Information Sessions

Join us online to find out about our undergraduate programs, opportunities outside the classroom, admission requirements, and more.

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Group Campus Tours

For a customized virtual tour of Simon Fraser University for your classroom, please connect with us at tour@sfu.ca and indicate your preferred day and time. A member of our team will reach out to you to arrange this. Virtual campus tours are hosted by two current SFU students who will take you and your classroom through our campuses and share their experiences as students.

Tutorials

View a series of documents and videos that will help guide you and your students through SFU’s application and admission process. You will also find faculty specific tutorials for programs that require supplemental applications.

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ENTRANCE SCHOLARSHIP TUTORIAL

Help your students work through the entrance scholarship application process with the help of this step by step guide:

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EducationPlannerBC Tutorial

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