About University Communications

SFU’s Communications office brokers news and information about the university to media and the general public. We produce various publications and provide a range of communications services to faculty and staff.   

Media Relations

Strategic Communications

  • Media Training Workshops: training sessions aimed to help faculty and senior administrators communicate more effectively with the media.
  • Graphic Standards Consultation: information resource on any application of the university brand not covered by the web and print volumes of the graphic standard manuals.
  • SFU Editorial Style Guide: this editorial style guide is a searchable online reference for SFU communicators. It describes SFU's “house style” for writing everything except academic and technical papers.

Digital Strategy


  • SFU News Online: online presentation of Simon Fraser University News with additional news stories.
  • President’s Report: SFU's annual report to the community.
  • Aq Magazine: aq comes out twice a year and covers university stories of interest to all those with a connection to SFU.