Tips and Tricks

Social Insurance Number (SIN) Clinic On Campus

August 29, 2018

Service Canada is piloting this community outreach program called SIN clinic on campus. They are coming to SFU Burnaby campus to issue Social Insurance Numbers to students on site.



Date: Thursday, September 6, 2018
Appointment Time: 10am - 5pm
Location: Career and Volunteer Services, MBC 0300

What is Social Insurance Number (SIN)?

A Social Insurance Number (SIN) is a 9 digit number that the Canadian government requires for anyone to legally work in Canada or to have access to government programs and benefits.

Visit Service Canada website for required documents and application information.

All students and their families are welcomed to register, especially International students.

Please register through this website.

Recent Blog Posts

  • External Award: WorkSafeBC Innovation at Work Grants December 04, 2019
    The 2018 WorkSafe BC Innovation at Work competition launches November 3, 2017, with an application deadline in late January or early February. The award is generally $50,000 and is geared towards funding proposals that are innovative and practical.

  • Call for Proposal: 17th Symposium on Teaching and Learning March 01, 2019
    The SFU Teaching and Learning Centre invites interactive and innovative proposals that demonstrate how your practice, research, or scholarly inquiry relates to the theme of Assessing and Celebrating Teaching and Student Learning. Deadline: Mar 22

  • Tea Time Talk March 01, 2019
    Join the event on Mar 18 to enjoy afternoon tea while sharing with us a conversation on how SFU can foster a culture of fairness, belonging and diversity. RSVP now

View Posts by Category