Incoming Students


Are you interested in part of the technological movement that improves our global standard of living?

SFU’s Faculty of Applied Sciences houses four different schools: Computing Science, Engineering Science, Mechatronic Systems Engineering and Sustainable Energy Engineering. Explore our Incoming Students pages to learn about each program and its applied research from distinguished professors, opportunities that will be available to you from our co-op office and about everyday life on campus from current students. 

If the Faculty of Applied Sciences is the right fit for you, please read below to learn about our transition programs and for assistance with course registration. 

Upcoming Events

Prospective student events:

Tours + Virtual Chats 

Come tour our facilities at the Burnaby and Surrey campuses, or chat online with a current Applied Sciences student.

Next Steps

1. Accept Offer by Deadline

Once you’ve paid your admission deposit, we know that you’ve accepted our offer of admission.

2. Explore Your Program

Our supportive community of faculty, staff, and current students are eager to welcome you into our programs and answer your questions! Watch the videos below to learn more about your program and the experiences that await.

3. Prepare for Your First Term

Start planning for your first semester at SFU. Learn about which courses to take and engage with online transitioning programing.

Register for TechConnect: a student-experience program aimed to ease your transition from high school into the Faculty of Applied Sciences. Sessions run throughout the fall and spring semesters!

4. Enroll into Courses 

You will receive an email that indicates your enrollment date and time for your first semester. This will also appear on your Student Services Centre ( You may use the resources below to learn how to seemlessly enroll into your courses.