SFU's Career & Professional Development Services for Students

SFU provides an abundance of career and professional development services to its students. We have compiled a list of the services we believe are most useful for students in International Studies. Whether you are an undergraduate or graduate student, or a domestic or international student, you may find resources to help you at the links below.

SFU Career Resources

Career Services

SFU Career Services has a wide array of resources available to students and alumni, such as:

Career Resources

  • A series of various career resources

LinkedIn Learning

  • Thousands of free LinkedIn courses for SFU students through the SFU Library's license. All types of career and professional development courses available.

Looking for Work Now

  • A myriad of resources for students actively seeking work, such as resume workshops, job search sites, interview skills, and other

Jobs on Campus

  • Links to resources with information about current jobs available on campus and campus employer video links

Workshops and Events

  • Information about workshops (recurring and non-recurring) and events open to all students campus-wide.

MyExpereince & MyInvolvement


MyExperience lists student jobs, as well as events and volunteer opportunities, both on and off campus. Students who are registered for any of the co-op programs will also have access to available co-op positions.


MyInvolvement is your one stop shop for on-campus opportunities! Through this portal, you can register for career and leadership development programs; apply for volunteer and paid positions; sign up for campus events and workshops; and access your Co-Curricular Record.

International Resources

This component of Student Services contains information about international services for all students, including details about programs such as study abroad and international exchanges, as well as information on funding for, and advising about, international endeavours.

This website contains general information and resources related to policies, procedures, and application processes for international students, including welcome and instruction guides, as well as information about the Global Connections and Get SFU-Ready programs.

Simon Fraser University is Canada's engaged university. SFU International is the university’s hub for international relationships, knowledge and resources to enhance and mobilize the global reach of SFU’s teaching, research, and community engagement.

Related Institutes — Sources of Funding

Scholarships / Awards

  • Scholarships and awards offered by the CCMS.

Language training / Exchange

  • Opportunities for Arabic, Persian, Turkish, and Urdu language training, as well as student exhcange programs.

David Lam Centre

Resources for Students

  • Information about external and internal funding for students whose research and studies are related to the Asia-Pacific region.

Misson and History

  • Read more about The David Lam Centre's mission and history.