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Roadmap to Fall 2023

Your SFU undergraduate journey starts here!

Refer back to this roadmap to navigate important dates, activities and events that you won't want to miss between now and the first day of classes in September.

March

#KnowYourSFU Events

  • March 30: Save the date! Visit the SFU Surrey Campus between 4 to 8 PM to meet the SFU community and get a sense of your future student life!

April

#KnowYourSFU Events

  • April 12: Save the date! Come to the SFU Burnaby Campus between 4 to 8 PM to meet the SFU community and get a sense of your future student life!

Start University Prep

  • Go to University Prep, Step 1 to learn tools for course exploration and discover the range of academic opportunities available to you. 

May

Deadline to accept your offer

  • Majority of offers must be accepted by May 1st. Please check your admission offer letter to confirm last day to accept our offer. 

June

Get ready to enroll

  • You will receive an email sent to your non-SFU email address indicating that your SFU computing ID is ready for activation.
  • 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.
  • New students starting in the Fall term will be able to get their Student ID card 24 hours after they have enrolled in courses.

July

Enroll and submit final documents

August

Learn how to find your people and get involved

  • Get connected by participating in your HIVE and start SFU 101 to get familiar with all the information needed to successfully start your first term at SFU!

September

Attend Welcome Programs

  • Welcome Day
  • Month of Welcome
  • Pay your tuition and fees

Welcome New Undergraduates

We're excited to have you join the SFU community! There are lots of invaluable programs and events to assist your transition to university, whether you're a new student or transferring from another post-secondary institution. Follow our roadmap on the left to guide you through your next steps and explore the resources below to get to #KnowYourSFU!

Roadmap to Fall 2023

Your SFU undergraduate journey starts here!

Refer back to this roadmap to navigate important dates, activities and events that you won't want to miss between now and the first day of classes in September.

March

#KnowYourSFU Events

  • March 30: Save the date! Visit the SFU Surrey Campus between 4 to 8 PM to meet the SFU community and get a sense of your future student life!

April

#KnowYourSFU Events

  • April 12: Save the date! Come to the SFU Burnaby Campus between 4 to 8 PM to meet the SFU community and get a sense of your future student life!

Start University Prep

  • Go to University Prep, Step 1 to learn tools for course exploration and discover the range of academic opportunities available to you. 

May

Deadline to accept your offer

  • Majority of offers must be accepted by May 1st. Please check your admission offer letter to confirm last day to accept our offer. 

June

Get ready to enroll

  • You will receive an email sent to your non-SFU email address indicating that your SFU computing ID is ready for activation.
  • 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.
  • New students starting in the Fall term will be able to get their Student ID card 24 hours after they have enrolled in courses.

July

Enroll and submit final documents

August

Learn how to find your people and get involved

  • Get connected by participating in your HIVE and start SFU 101 to get familiar with all the information needed to successfully start your first term at SFU!

September

Attend Welcome Programs

  • Welcome Day
  • Month of Welcome
  • Pay your tuition and fees

Conditional Offers

We review all conditional offers of admission upon receipt of your final grades – so keep studying! Learn more

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.  Learn more

MULTI-FACTOR AUTHENTICATION

MFA adds an extra layer of security to your SFU account, and it protects your account even if your password is compromised. MFA enrollment is required for students. Secure your account

MICROSOFT 365

Microsoft 365 is a collection of productivity tools that includes the Office apps along with collaboration services like MS Teams and OneDrive. All faculty, staff, and students are eligible to install Office apps for free.

Helpful links and resources

DEGREE PLANNING HELP

Meet with a general academic advisor on your Success Team. Advisors can help you navigate and plan your academic success.

Connect on Advisor Link

Plan your budget

It's important to figure out your costs and make a budget. We can help you! 

Learn more

Get to know your campus

Take an in-person or virtual tour of our campuses, chat with our student tour guides, and learn more about student life.

Join a campus tour

Indigenous student centre (ISC)

We are dedicated to providing Indigenous students with programs and services that are unique, cultural, and holistic.

Meet your community

Living on campus

Our residences are safe, fun, and convenient, and living on campus just might be one of the most memorable parts of your university experience.

See Residence and Housing

International Services for Students (ISS)

Learn about the culture of SFU, make new friends, and explore what our community has to offer

Learn more about ISS