SFU Vancouver Student Resources

Whether you're looking to make a doctor's appointment or speak with a financial advisor, a range of services are available to you as a student at SFU Vancouver. Visit the Student Services page for more information. For term-to-term updates, check out the Studies in the City newsletter.  

SFU Vancouver Student & Community Events


Student Ambassador Program opportunity!

Get engaged with your SFU Vancouver community. SFU Vancouver Administration is looking for enthusiastic, positive and reliable student and alumni volunteers to welcome new and returning students and community members to campus at the start of each term. As a Campus Engagement Ambassadors you will work closely with SFU Vancouver Administration and Student Services during the first two weeks of class to help in creating a positive and welcoming campus environment.


Welcome Days are back! Welcome (soon) to spring semester! Join your SFU Vancouver campus community for tabling, treats and drop-in ping-pong on 


  • Wednesday, Jan. 6 from 11:30-3:30pm, at SFU Vancouver - Harbour Centre.
  • Monday, Jan. 11 from 11:30-3:30pm, at SFU Vancouver - Woodward's.

Learn more about your campus and all of the great services available here— and get to know your student representatives!


Silent Study room is back for another term! Starting Dec. 11!

Room 2260 located on the second floor of SFU Vancouver Harbour Centre will be open from 8 am to 10 pm Monday to Thursday8 am to 9 pm Friday, and 8 am to 6 pm on weekends. Fall 2015 exam period is until Dec 20. Students are welcome to bring their laptops, textbooks, and (quiet) snacks.

We know how stressful finals can be, but we hope knowing that there is a quiet space available on campus will help.


Find some time for wellness on campus, with SFU Recreation & Athletics and SFU Health and Counselling programming. Join your SFU Vancouver campus community for a variety of free, drop-in wellness programs including Mindful Mondays, yoga, and zumba. Find out more about the SFU Vancouver Wellness Studio.


Write time, write space— now at SFU Vancouver! The Research Commons' Graduate Open Writing Labis for all graduate students who want the time and a quiet, dedicated space to work on their writing. A Graduate Writing Facilitator will be available for consultations and to answer questions. Registration not required - please drop in!

  • Thursdays, 3:30pm to 6:30pm, SFU Vancouver, Harbour Centre, Rm 7400
  • Fridays, 10:30am to 2:00pm, SFU Vancouver, Harbour Centre, Rm 7400

The puppies are back! Dec. 3 at SFU Woodward's. See this page for more details. So fluffy! Check out the photos from last year's puppy therapy at SFU Vancouver, here.

Burnaby & Surrey


  • Get engaged on campus! Visit the Thelma Finlayson Centre for Student Engagement on the Burnaby Campus. Details here.


  • Interested in getting involved at SFU Surrey? Become a Surrey Student Ambassador! Find out more here.

Questions? Comments?

For questions about student and community programming at SFU Vancouver, email Kamilah Charters-Gabanek, Coordinator, Campus & Community Engagement at kcharter (at) sfu.ca.