Flag protocol

Ceremonies and Events arranges for the changing of flag sets and the lowering of flags throughout the year. There are two sets of flags on SFU's Burnaby campus; one at the entrance to the university and one at Cornerstone Town Square.

Read more about SFU's policies and procedures for the displaying of flags.

Current flag sets on display

University entrance: Official flags

  • British Columbia provincial flag
  • Canadian flag
  • Simon Fraser University flag


Cornerstone Town Square
SFU is flying the Provincial flag set. Order of flags from west to east:

  • Canada flag
  • Ontario flag
  • Quebec flag
  • Nova Scotia flag
  • New Brunswick flag
  • Manitoba flag
  • British Columbia flag
  • Prince Edward Island flag
  • Saskatchewan flag
  • Alberta flag
  • Newfoundland flag
  • Northwest Territories flag
  • Yukon flag
  • Nunavut flag

Lowering of the flags

Flags are lowered in accordance with Policy AD 1.02 and an advisory notice will appear here.