Academic Advising

Explore how life works from a biochemical, cellular and molecular perspective through a combination of lectures, labs, seminars and hands-on research experience. The MBB undergraduate program provides a broad and rigorous foundation in the Life Sciences, and flexible upper division courses that allow students to focus on their areas of interest as well as meet entry requirements for Medical School, Dental School and other professional programs.

Advising Appointments & Drop-ins

Undergraduate Advisor

Office: SSB 8142
Tel: (778) 782-5995

Drop-in advising is intended for quick (< 5 minute) questions and students wishing to declare a Major or Minor in MBB or one of our programs. Students wishing to do course planning and/or graduation checks are encouraged to make an appointment ( Please note: a valid SFU login is required to view the schedule and/or book an appointment.

Students should bring a copy of their advising transcript (sorted by "both") with them to all advising sessions. Refer to the Advising Transcript page for further details and instructions.

Advising Office Hours

Summer 2019


  • Mon 9:30-11:30 & 1:30-3:00
  • Tues & Wed 1:30-3:00
  • Thurs 9:30-11:30


  • Tues & Wed 9:30-11:30
  • Thurs 1:30-3:00
  • Friday:  9:30-11:30 & 1:30-3:00

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General Inquiries

Undergraduate Program Assistant

Office: MBB Office, SSB 8166
Tel: (778) 782-5630

Please check the Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) page first before making an inquiry.

MBB Office Hours

Monday to Friday 8:30-4:00.


MBB Co-op Advising

SUSAN MANDLEY | MBB Co-op Coordinator

Office: SSB 8146
Tel: (778) 782-4694

The MBB science Co-op program integrates paid workplace learning with academic studies. Students complete a minimum of three work terms, alternating work and study semesters.

Career Services

Students interesting in speaking with an Advisor for career advising should visit the Career Services website. Career advising topics include: career exploration, work search strategies, interview tips and practice interviews, graduate/professional school applications, and much more!

To book a career advising appointment, call 778-782-3106 or email To explore career options, students may also wish to view the"What can I do with a degree in...?" page.