Academic Resources:

Have questions about academics? Learn more about what is expected from the university and the department through these links or by contacting the Graduate Program Assistant.

SFU Current Graduate Students

SFU Engineering Science Graduate Students

SFU Mechatronic Systems Engineering Graduate Students

Graduate Program Assistant for ENSC: Mary Palisoc (

Graduate Program Assistant for MSE: Emily Biehl (

Industrial Internships:

Faculty of Applied Sciences Industrial Internships for Graduate Students

Teaching Assistant Postings:

All TA/TM Postings

Engineering Science TA Postings

Mechatronics TA Postings


The library has several workshops and resources available as well as a library liasion for engineering students. Check out their page for engineering resources available

Gettingn started on a literature review? Check out the following blog on where to begin

Free Software:

SFU provides free software for students, staff and faculty here. It includes commonly used programs such as Microsoft Office, MATLAB and Solidworks.

Health and Counseling:

The Health and Counseling service provided at SFU allows you to book appointments with doctors and counselors. Download the free confidential app My SSP from their website.

Health and Counseling website

Province-wide 24 hour crisis line: 1-800-784-2433


The Ombudsperson at SFU is an independent, impartial and confidential resource for students. They provide information and guidance on students' rights and responsibilities, and University regulations, policies and procedures. The Ombudsperson may also make recommendations to the University, where appropriate, for changes to policies and procedures and to promote discussion on institution-wide concerns that impact students. The Ombudsperson is an advocate for fairness in general for the benefit of all students and the university community.

Ombudsperson website and contact:

GSS Student Advocate:

The Graduate Student Society Advocate and Policy Adviser is a resource for any graduate student, student group, or Caucus that is experiencing difficulties within the University.