• Visit the SFU FAQ page for the most up to date information about how SFU is responding to COVID-19.

Plans for the fall term

Advising support

  •  Undeclared students or those with fewer than 60 units can contact an SFU advisor for support. All advising is now online or by phone.
  •  Students with 60 units or more should consult their program advisor. FCAT advising is now being done remotely by phone, email and videoconference.

o School for the Contemporary Arts advising

o School of Communication advising

o School of Interactive Arts and Technology advising

Graduate students

International students

  • New and returning international students who are currently outside of Canada, and plan to travel to BC to return to studies, must self-quarantine under the Quarantine Act. Any student arriving from outside of Canada must self-isolate and monitor themselves for symptoms of Covid-19 for 14 days upon their arrival and complete/register a self-isolation plan. Visit SFU's Self-Isolation Guide for more details.
  • Visit the COVID-19 FAQ for International Students for information about immigration and travel, medical insurance, and additional resources and support.
  • International Student Advisors are working remotely. Connect with them via LiveChat, phone, email, or Zoom.


  •  See this IT Services page for many resources related to remote studying.
  •  Student Services has put together a list of helpful learning resources.
  •  Undergraduate students can find all the information they need about student fees, financial aid, u-pass, grading options, and academic policies from Student Services.
  • Library services: Fraser (Surrey), Belzberg (Vancouver), and Bennett (Burnaby) libraries are closed until further notice. See the library website for details.
  • The Student Learning Commons continues to provide consultation on writing and studying strategies.

Co-op and Career and Volunteer Services

Health & wellness

Student support and resources

Campus building access

  • All SFU campuses and buildings remain open with limited access: Limited access means the majority of perimeter doors for all buildings and all campuses will be locked, with specific doors unlocked between 8:00 am and 5:00 pm, Monday to Friday. For more details, visit the Campus Public Safety website.

On-campus services


Staying entertained

  •  Catch up on your favourite show or start a new series with Criterion on Demand! As an SFU student you have access to more than 3000 films at your fingertips!