Engage with other first year students in undergraduate programs at the Surrey campus.


Welcome to the Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences (FASS), the largest Faculty at SFU. FASS offers you an abundance of opportunities to pursue your interests from Criminology to World Literature, Humanities to Economics, Psychology to International Studies. 

FASS offers exciting opportunities for creating a program of study that meets your individual goals and interests. You can integrate your studies with work experience through Arts Co-op or you can study abroad, on an international exchange or a field school. Choose any one of our three exciting campuses – SFU Surrey, SFU Burnaby or SFU Vancouver – as your home base.

Our faculty members are outstanding teachers and dedicated scholars on the leading edge of their disciplines. With their guidance, you will discover diverse cultures, traditions and languages of the past and present, realize your creative talents, and develop the ability to think problems through clearly and come up with imaginative solutions.

With these highly valued skills, an endless number of career opportunities will be available to you. When you graduate, you’ll be equipped for life, as well as equipped for success.

Why choose SFU Surrey as your home base?

  • Smaller class sizes
  • Priority registration for FASS Surrey courses
  • A close knit and supportive community
  • An architecturally exhilarating campus
  • A wide, diverse range of courses and academic options