Research project collaborative filespace

FHS IT can provide shared collaborative filespace for research projects.


  • Windows and Mac OSX compatible
  • Accessible on campus via S: drive (S:\Research Staff)
  • Accessible off-campus (upon request) using WebDAV to:<project_name>
  • 30GB of space provided - additional space may be available upon request
  • All researchers and collaborators must have an SFU computing ID. For external collaborations, a SFU sponsored account is required ($25/yr)
  • Project members, e.g. RAs, can be changed by project sponsor at any time upon request

How to request project filespace

To request project filespace, contact and provide the following information:

  • Project name
  • Project PI/sponsor
  • Anticipated project end date
  • Computing IDs (preferred) or full names of project members