Simon Fraser University
Information for SFU Cosmology Visitors

Getting to SFU Physics Department (In Three Easy Steps)

1. Fly to Vancouver International Airport (YVR)

Get Yourself to Vancouver

2. Climb the Burnaby Mountain

Go Up the Mountain

Click on the map for directions, or ask Google.

3. Find the Physics Department

Find the Physics Department

Homotopy group of our building is quite large, and can be calculated from detailed campus map.

We are located in the Shrum Science P Building (SC-P), on Level 8000, near the Physics Office (P8429).


Accomodations are available on campus in the Simon Hotel.

Park Inn & Suites is centrally located with transit links to SFU, UBC, and airport.

If you prefer to stay in Downtown Vancouver, we recommend the Sylvia Hotel.

Public transit in Vancouver is quite fast, and could be an alternative to car rental.


Live view from Academic Quadrangle North webcam:
AQ North Webcam

Current forecast from Environment Canada.

If you are coming during the rainy season, bring an umbrella.

Modified by Andrei Frolov <> on 2023-05-19