Welcome to Urban Studies
The comprehensive study of cities – in all of their social, economic, environmental, and political complexity – is crucial to a sustainable global future.
We train urbanists. In our two interdisciplinary graduate education programs, we aim to strike a balance between academic and professional training and to produce graduates who have the diverse and specialized skill sets, broad knowledge base and the flexibility needed to tackle today's urban challenges.
Urban studies students and alumni running for local government in this fall's civic election June 21, 2018
The SFU Urban Studies Program has always taken pride in the way our students and alumni are deeply...
Congratulations to our new M.Urbs! June 21, 2018
We celebrated with another crop of new M.Urbs on convocation day this June 14th. Congratulations to...