Residence Week of Welcome is an opportunity for all residents to meet your new neighbours, explore the area and city you live in, and prepare for the upcoming term. Residence Week of Welcome programming is open to all residents. We look forward to meeting you! Keep your eyes on your email for more information.

First Week - Set Yourself Up For Success

  • Get your SFU ID activated
  • Check yout SFU email inbox often  
  • Get your SFU student photo ID
  • Upon move in do your room inventory
  • Get to know your community and who to contact
  • Get to know your Community advisors and Residence Life coordinators

First Week - Week Of Welcome Events (UPDATED)

Movie night - Barbie

Thursday, May 2 @7PM 

Location: Images Theatre

Join us for an unforgettable movie night in a lecture hall! Get ready to immerse yourself in all of the fun of being at the movies while never leaving campus! Bring a blanket, bring snacks and bring a friend!


Friday, May 3 @8PM

Location: East Tower Multipurpose Room

Get ready to warm up those brains in our trivia night extravaganza! Challenge your wits, enjoy friendly competition, and flex that trivia muscle. It will be an evening filled with brain-teasing fun, and memories to that you'll be thinking about all summer!


Saturday, May 4 @8-10PM

Location: Shell House Basement Lounge

Feel like using that competitive edge to show off your game skills? Well then come out and join us for our Residence Games Night! Bring your A-game and enjoy a night filled with board games, card games, pool, and laughter!


Other SFU and FIC Orientations

SFU Welcome Day

Learn more

FIC orientation

Welcome Guides for International + Newcomer Students

Graduate Orientation