International Student Experience Support

International Student Experience Support is your accessible one-stop service available at any point in your academic journey at SFU. As an international student, this is your space to get support on your transition into university in Canada and ask questions about any aspect of your student life outside of class.

Who is International Student Experience Support for?

Open to international undergraduate and graduate students.

What are the benefits of International Student Experience Support?

A dedicated International Student Experience Coordinator is available to:

  • Help you navigate the resources available to international students on and off campus
  • Support your transition, settlement, and cultural adjustment in Canada
  • Provide you with tools and strategies to enhance your educational journey at SFU
  • Guide your career and personal development to enrich your overall transition experience

One-on-one Support

One-on-One Consultation

The International Student Experience Coordinator is accessible for individual consultations both in-person at the Global Student Centre (AQ 2013) and virtually via Zoom.

Fall 2023 Schedule

In-person Advising Hours

No prior appointment required, walk-in during the following hours:

  • Wednesdays: 2 pm - 4 pm 
  • Thursdays: 2 pm - 4 pm

Location: Global Student Centre (AQ 2013)

Virtual Advising Hours

  • Fridays: 10 am - 12 pm

Log in to Advisor Link to book an appointment with Hanna Lee (Coordinator, International Student Experience).


Tea n Talk

Tea n Talk: Chat with your International Student Experience Coordinator

Join us for Tea n Talk, an opportunity to ask questions to the International Student Experience Coordinator and a senior international student staff member in a small group setting while enjoying an assortment of international snacks and teas.

Fall 2023 Schedule

Drop-in Hours

No prior registration required, drop in between 12 pm - 2 pm on the following days (Wednesdays and Thursdays):

  • September 21 & 28
  • October 11, 12
  • October 25, 26 (CANCELLED)
  • November 8,9, 22, 23, 29

Location: Global Student Centre (AQ 2013)

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