Student Life

In Person Galleria Rooms 3002/3005

Surrey Student Life aims to provide SFU Surrey students with opportunities and support for their personal and academic development, their connection to others and to the university, and their involvement in shaping their campus community, through the following:

Fall 2014 Orientation- Wednesday, August 27, 2014: More information to come!

New Students registered at SFU are welcomed to the university at Welcome Day. At Welcome Day we will walk with you as you take your first steps as a new SFU student and will provide you with the tools to launch your university career. Over the course of the day, you will have the opportunity to learn about the people, places, activities, and resources that are available for you at SFU.

For more informion on Orientation programs, please visit:

The Student Ambassador Program is a program unique to SFU Surrey. It is an umbrella program for all of the different kinds of volunteer activities that students get involved with to build our campus community. It aims to recognize students for their participation, initiative and leadership.

For more information about the program or to sign up to get involved, visit

Campus activities brings students, staff and Faculty together to help  build the Surrey campus community, and offers opportunities for social connections! Student Life organizes and supports events such as  Information Session, Week of Welcome, and De-Stress Fest. 

The SFU Surrey campus provides food access information and referrals for current SFU students. 

We welcome students to contact us in person, via email, or via phone so we can provide them with more information on off campus food banks that are fully equipped to support students. Please visit our display window outside our office (Room 3002) for a complete list of local food banks and tips on how to eat on a budget.

If you are in need of immediate assistance, please contact the Surrey Student Life Coordinator, Chelsea Butchart at

For more information please visit

The Student Life office also serves as a resource for students, student groups, and departments, providing information and referral, liaising to bring information and services to the Surrey campus, and assisting with activities and initiatives that support students. Contact us if you have any questions.