Simon Fraser University is committed to the safety and well-being of our students, faculty and staff. The Faculty of Communication, Art and Technology has decided to move to remote advising at this time in order to protect our students and staff. In-person advising is not available until further notice.

Email advising

  • Monday to Friday from 10am to 4pm.

Phone or video conferencing advising

  • By appointment, from 1-3pm daily.
  • Email your advisor to set up an appointment.
  • Please include your full name and student number in all advising requests.


More information specific to your program:

Health and Counselling Services

Health and Counselling Services are still available; however, please call ahead to book an appointment or to access any of their services. 

Burnaby: 778-782-4615

Vancouver: 778-782-5200


Additional resources:

  • Download the My SSP app to access articles and strategies to stay healthy and connected.
  • Call 1.844.451.9700 (CAN/ US) or 001.416.380.6578 (international, charges may apply) to access My SSP by phone.


For more information about how COVID-19 is impacting the university community, please visit the FAQ page.


School of Interactive Arts & Technology

First Year Advising (IAT One)
Faria Rajput

Undergraduate Advising
Kim McKay

More information here.

Publishing Programs

Publishing Advisor
Jo-Anne Ray

More information here.

Master of Digital Media

CDM Program Manager
Theresa Trinh

More information here.

School of Communication

First Year Advising 
Zed Chia

Second Year Advising 

Alicia Akenhead

Third & Fourth Year Advising

Sami Lee

More information here.

School for the Contemporary Arts

New Student Advisor
Dean Lastoria

Undergraduate Advising
Alex Brzezinski

More information here.

FCAT BA Double Minor

Program Advisor
Naomi Loo

More information here.