On-Campus Housing

Globalink Research Award recipients who start their project in Summer Term 2023 are eligible to apply for on-campus housing in the Simon Fraser University student residences. The contract dates for student summer housing are May 5 to August 18, 2023. To apply for on-campus housing you must:

  • Receive admissions as a Visiting Research Student (VRS)

  • Receive your SFU Student ID number, which will be issued to you with your VRS admission

  • Confirm your expected travel dates 

Once you have completed the above, please contact International Research Mobility at research_mobility@sfu.ca for help with applying for housing. Housing space is limited, please apply as soon as possible.


Types of On-Campus Housing




Application Fee on SFU Housing Portal

$50 (non-refundable)

Confirmation payment*

$700 (non-refundable)


$3440 - $5,408 per term

Optional meal plan

$149-$189 per week (depending on meal plan)

*This confirmation payment will be applied towards your residence fee.

Meal Plans

Optional all-you-care-to-eat meal plans are available to you. Meal plan options range from 5 to 7 days a week with Dining Commons open 24/7. Learn more about meal plans here.

Off-Campus Housing

If you are looking for accommodation off campus, refer to this website for resources and guidance.