Graduate Programs in Indigenous Languages

Application period:

April 04 - May 03, 2024

April 04 - May 03, 2024

Remember to pay attention to SFU deadlines and official transcripts requirements. 

Application process

Please visit SFU's Graduate Studies page for application process, help guides, and timelines.


Submit the applicaton fee payment 5–7 days prior to the final deadline to allow for processing time.

Checklist of Requirements
The INLL GC and INLL MA each have distinct requirements. Please consult the Academic Calendar for details. Remember to order official transcripts from your current and past academic institutions as soon as you receive an Admission Offer from SFU Graduate Studies. Please send official transcripts to:

Graduate students in an Indigenous Languages graduate program are Department of Linguistics students and are welcomed to participate in LING graduate students and department activities.  To learn more, see the Department of Linguistics webpage.

Contact for more information on the application process and which additional documents to submit to the Indigenous Languages Program Graduate Admission Committee.

Email Subject Line
Please clearly note the Academic Term and the INLL Program in which you are seeking admission. Please configure your email Subject in the following format:
[ YYYY & Term -  Graduate Program Name or Program Code  -  Your name ]

Indigenous Students and SFU Graduate Benefit Plan
Students are automatically enrolled into the SFU Graduate Student Society health and dental benefits plan. If you have extended health and dental coverage and wish to opt out, please complete the Opt Out form before the end of the Change of Coverage Period (generally before the end of Week 2 of Classes). See also the Graduate Benefit Plan FAQ page.  



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