Simon Fraser University is committed to the safety and well-being of our students, faculty and staff. The Faculty of Communication, Art and Technology does offer remote advising.

Email advising

  • Monday to Friday from 9am to 4pm.

Video conferencing advising

Students can book directly with their program advisor via Advisor Link.

Advising LiveChat

LiveChat is an online chat platform currently available on Advisor Link for SFU undergraduate and graduate students.

FCAT Course Repeat Appeal Form

Students can request a course repeat via the Course Repeat Appeal Form.

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.


Undergraduate Advisor (acting)
Naomi Loo
Phone: 778-782-7435
Office: SFU Surrey

First Year Advising, Recruiter (acting)
Faria Rajput
Phone: 778-782-9748
Office: Room 2745, SFU Surrey

More information here.

Publishing Programs

Publishing Advisor
Jo-Anne Ray

More information here.

Master of Digital Media

CDM Program Manager
Lana Tang

More information here.

School of Communication

First Year Advising 
Sheena Clarkson

Second Year Advising 

Alicia Akenhead

Third & Fourth Year Advising

Sami Lee

More information here.

New Student Advisor & Recruiter
Aimee Rigor
Phone: 778-782-3516

Undergraduate Advising
Alex Brzezinski

More information here.

FCAT BA Double Minor

Director, Student Affairs

Andrea Barbera

Program Advisor

Joti Muker

More information here.