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 Convocation flag set. Order of flags from west to east:

  • Canada flag
  • British Columbia flag
  • SFU Red Block flag
  • SFU Crest flag
  • SFU Crest flag
  • SFU Crest flag
  • SFU Crest flag
  • SFU Crest flag
  • SFU Crest flag
  • SFU Crest flag
  • SFU Crest flag
  • SFU Crest flag
  • SFU Crest flag

Lowering of the flags

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

Half-mast period: Thursday, April 28th, sunrise to sunset 

Description: Flags will be flown at half-mast for Workers Day of Mourning which takes place on Thursday, April 28th