Get Involved

Make the most of your experience at SFU and become a more engaged member of the campus community, learn new skills, and make friends through a variety of extraordinary learning opportunities outside of the classroom. The friendships you make and the experiences you have are an important part of your educational journey. See below for some great opportunities for Health Sciences students and visit SFU’s Get Involved website to learn more about the variety of opportunities to get involved at SFU.

Health Sciences Co-op Program

Explore your career options and the possibility to alternate between study semesters and paid, resume-boosting work semesters. Co-op students graduate with a year of experience and an advantage over the competition. To learn more about the Health Sciences co-op program or to apply, please visit: www.sfu.ca/coop/programs/hsci/home

Peer Mentorship Program

The Faculty of Health Sciences Peer Mentorship Program matches upper-level students with first-year Health Sciences students to provide mentorship and guidance. To learn more about the Peer Mentorship Program and how to become a Faculty of Health Sciences peer mentor, please visit: www.sfu.ca/students/get-involved/programs-and-opportunities/fhs-mentor.html

Health Sciences Undergraduate Student Union (HSUSU)

HSUSU promotes and represents the interests of undergraduate students in the Faculty of Health Sciences and provides opportunities for personal and professional development. To learn more about HSUSU, please visit: www.hsusu.com

Join a Club

Joining a club is a great way to meet like-minded people and to develop skills while being involved with the campus community. Simon Fraser Student Society (SFSS) Clubs span a wide range of interests from salsa dancing to preparing for medical school! To learn more about SFSS clubs, please visit: go.sfss.ca/clubs/list

Exchange

There are many benefits of going on a student exchange. You'll get to travel to new and exciting places, complete for-credit courses that may not be available at SFU and build cross-cultural understanding to strengthen your independent and reflective learning skills. To learn more about student exchange and field school opportunities at SFU, please visit: www.sfu.ca/students/studyabroad