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You're at university — now's your opportunity to do so much more than succeed at your studies!
Get involved socially! Learn leadership skills! Make the moves to a promising career! And so much more. Check out all the ways FASS makes student life exciting, informative and fun!
Get introduced to your university community! Here's your guide to getting the help you need to feel connected.
Just as you are passionate about the courses you take and the causes you support, SASS (the Society of Arts and Social Sciences) is passionate about the students they represent, you!
Join the SASS Discord channel, open to all verifiable FASS students. Connect to students in similar programs or those sharing interests.
Discover an SFSS Club connecting you to a shared academic or professional interest! A student club FASS suggests checking out is the SFU Pre-Law Society!
Looking to make some connections and build your resume? Become a volunteer! SFU offers numerous programs for students looking to get involved both on and off campus.
Now that you've connected to your university community, pass it on! Help new students by sharing your experiences and new skills.
New to SFU? As a FASS Mentee you will experience an increase sense of belonging and well-being through supportive connections with an upper-year FASS student.
MyInvolvement is your one stop shop for opportunities. Register for career and leadership development programs and apply for volunteer and paid on campus positions.
As a FASS Peer Mentor you will gain friendships and connections, while you build up your resume as you provide guidance to new students.
Student unions are elected, student-run bodies coordinatred by the Simon Fraser Student Society. Gain valuable transferable skills and competencies in various roles.
The Student Ambassador Program is an umbrella of various opportunities for getting involved on campus, including volunteering and participating in certain workshops.
Passport to Leadership gives you the necessary skills to make a difference in your future workplace. Successfully complete the series and receive Co-Curricular Record recognition.
While in school, expand your network and reach your greatest heights!
For all Bachelor of Arts (BA) Honours degrees, students complete a minimum of 120 units. You must apply and be accepted into an honours program.
Submitting your work to a FASS undergraduate journal is a great way to gain experience in publishing and to share your work with others.
DSU's are FASS's Departmental Student Unions. They bridge the gap between you, your department and Faculty, and the SFSS. Come out and meet some new friends!
SFU's Semester in Dialogue is a one-semester, full-time program designed to inspire students with a sense of civic responsibility and encourage their passion for improving society.
The Student Learning Commons provides expert and friendly help with academic writing, learning, and study strategies — in an environment of collaboration, discussion, and peer learning!
SFU’s independent student newspaper, The Peak is open to contributions from all students. 15 editors and seven staff members put the weekly paper together.
Fun opportunities to study abroad, meet new people and expand your understanding of the world.
A Field School can be described as an extended field trip, or an off-campus delivery of SFU courses for a group of 10 - 20 students. Most are full term programs, directed by an SFU instructor, consisting of 9 to 12 units of selected courses.
Employers from across Canada and abroad are always looking to hire Arts Co-op students who think independently, draw conclusions and communicate effectively. Build your resume and get paid while you work on your degree.
Spend a couple of terms studying at an SFU partner institution abroad while earning credit towards your degree, or consider options for a field school, and much more.
Are you interested in understanding how decisions are made that influence all SFU students? Want to have your voice heard so you can be part of making those decisions? We recommend you get involved in governance!
Run for a position on the Simon Fraser Student Society (SFSS), a student-led organization that represents and advocates for the interests of all SFU students.
The Board of Governors is the senior governing body at SFU. There are 15 members including two elected students, you could be one of them.
Senate is responsible for the academic governance of the University. Meet with SFU's chancellor, president, and others once a month.
Connect with Arts Central
Arts Central is open to student groups and clubs active in the faculty and who are looking to connect either with other students or to receive support from the student engagement coordinator.