1st and 2nd Year:

The Towers


2nd Year - 4th Year:

McTaggart-Cowan Hall


2nd Year - 4th Year :

Shell House


2nd Year - 4th Year

Graduate Students (Overflow):

The Townhouses


Graduate Students:

Hamilton Hall


Graduate Students:

Vancouver Residence


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  • Fall 2016 Housing Offers: Fall term (academic year 2016-2017) housing offers have started going out to students who have completed applications (via our Housing Portal) AND an offer of admission to SFU or FIC.  We will continue to make offers until we are full.  Students who have not yet applied for housing are encouraged to apply ASAP as spaces are in high demand for the fall term.  To apply, please visit the housing portal
  • SFU Vancouver Residence Opening on June 1st: If you're a SFU graduate student looking for housing in the Fall term, consider applying for our new Vancouver Residence and you can apply to move-in as early as June 1st!  We have 36 studio and 16 2-bedroom units available.  We're expecting these units to go quickly, so we highly recommend you apply ASAP!   For more information, see our Vancouver Graduate Residence page.

Occupancy/Housing Availability

Student Type


Availability: Fall 2016

Waitlist: Fall 2016

Graduate Vancouver Residence Available as early as June 1st (only for students with a Fall 2016 offer)
Graduate Hamilton Hall Available No 
Tentatively Full Active
Undergraduate Shell House Tentatively Full Active
Undergraduate Townhouses Tentatively Full Active

If you have any questions about building availability, please contact