Refunds by Direct Deposit and Cheque Schedule

To see if your refund has been processed, please log in to your student account on goSFU. Under Finances, click on Account Inquiry. Then on the Account Summary page click the Activity tab, then select Term from the dropdown menu. If you see "AP Refund" listed there, then your refund has been processed.

(Information on Refunds with scholarships, awards and bursaries is below Overpayment refunds.)

Overpayment refunds

Overpayment refund requests cannot be processed for the first six weeks of the regular term:

May 7 - June 19 for Summer 2018

If payment was made by personal cheque, those payments will be refundable 45 days after the posting date (as displayed in your goSFU student record).

Please note that students who signed up for Direct Deposit will generally receive their refund earlier than students who have yet to sign up for Direct Deposit.

Not all requests will be accommodated. You may be asked to provide additional information for your refund.

Refund Requests due to overpayment received between:

Direct Deposit Dates for requests received before the preceding Tuesday at 4:30pm
(weekly - Fridays)

Cheque Refund Dates
(monthly)

April 18 - May 1
  • April 27
  • May 4
  • May 18
May 2 - June 19
  • June 22
  • June 22
June 20 - July 17
  • June 29
  • July 6
  • July 13
  • July 20
  • July 20
July 18 - August 14
  • July 27
  • August 3
  • August 10
  • August 17
  • August 17
August 15 - September 4
  • August 24
  • August 31
  • September 7
  • September 14
September 5 - October 16
  • October 19
  • October 19

Refunds with Scholarships, Awards and Bursaries

For Refunds related to Scholarships, Awards and Bursaries

Direct Deposit Dates

Cheque Refund Dates

Undergraduate Student Research Award (USRA)

more info >

  • May 18
  • June 1
  • May 18
  • June 22

Graduate Fellowships

more info >

  • May 18
  • June 1
  • May 18
  • June 22
Undergraduate Open and Entrance Scholarships
  • June 15
  • June 22

Student Loans Overpayment

If too much money was deducted from your student loan as a result of your dropping classes or receiving an Entrance/Open Scholarship, the extra amount will be refunded in the third week of classes.

To check your Student Loan Confirmation Date, log in at go.sfu.ca, and under Finances, click Student Aid and Award Profile.

  • May 25
  • June 8
  • June 22
  • June 22
  • June 22
  • June 22

For refund of student loan overpayments received after

  • June 19

please submit a Refund Request Form 

 

 

Undergraduate private scholarships, undergraduate and graduate bursaries, and awards

 

  • June 29
  • July 20