Welcome! We’re so pleased to have you join our university community and we hope SFU feels like your home away from home. There are lots of great programs available to support your transition to SFU. They are open to all new students (even if you’ve already attended another post-secondary institution). Learn more about your exciting next steps below, starting with our online transition courses!
Whether you’re joining us months or days before your first day of classes, start with the steps outlined below to build a strong foundation for a successful start to your SFU journey.
Go to University Prep, Step 1 to learn tools for course exploration and discover the range of academic opportunities available to you.
Get ready to enroll in classes:
- Complete University Prep, Step 2 to prepare for enrollment and learn how to build a balanced schedule, choose classes using goSFU, and connect with an advisor.
Learn how to find your people and get involved:
Activate your computing ID!
After you accept your offer of admission by paying your admission deposit, you will receive an email to your non-SFU email address indicating that your SFU computing ID is ready for online activation.
COVID-19 FAQs for International Students
The latest updates and specific information on COVID-19, including impacts on immigration applications (e.g., study permits, work permits, visas), travel restrictions, work eligibility, medical insurance, and more.
Helpful resources and links
Centre for Accessible Learning
CAL provides disability-related information, support and counselling to the SFU community and campus visitors. They are also a liaison between students and faculty in the implementation of disability-related services and accommodations.