SFU Communicable Disease Plan

Effective July 21, 2021, SFU has adopted a university-wide Communicable Disease Plan that follows BC’s Restart Plan, the COVID-19 Return to Campus Guidelines and WorkSafeBC. The Province of BC and Worksafe BC have asked all BC post-secondary institutions to move away from unit-specific COVID-19 safety plans to university-wide Communicable Disease Plan.

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COVID-19 | Links & Resources

Here's a collection of useful links to specific information and resources at SFU, which we'll update and add to as necessary.

If you're an SCA student and can't find the answer to the questions you might have among these links, please reach out to the SCA's Undergraduate Advisor At this time, in-person advising is not available, but you're welcome to schedule a video conferencing advising appointment, if needed, or simply receive help by email. We're here for you.

If you're a new SCA student, you're also welcome to reach out to the SCA's New Students Advisor at for any questions you might have about applying to the SCA, registration, and general orientation. 

SFU Communicable Disease Plan

Effective July 21, 2021, SFU has adopted a university-wide Communicable Disease Plan. Find out more HERE.

SFU's COVID-19 Impact Scale

The SFU COVID-19 impact scale identifies four distinct recovery phases, extreme, high, moderate and low, that will aid in the recovery planning and implementation as the university responds to the external decisions and indicators to either loosen or tighten the operations in an orderly and coordinated way. Check the COVID-19 impact scale HERE.

Information for Students – COVID-19 Resources

SFU's regularly updated FAQs on academic policies, financial support, international student advising and support, medical insurance, health and wellness resources, and more HERE.   


SFU's main, regularly updated COVID-19 FAQ page, including many links to other resources – HERE.

Academic policies and procedures: Spring 2021

Information about SFU's academic policies and procedures, including pass/fail grades, Writing, Quantitative and Breadth (WQB) requirements, course repeats, and more – HERE.

Financial Aid information and resources

Information about financial aid at SFU, including information about emergency assistance, technology-related funding, general financial aid and awards information and deadlines, entrance scholarships, and more – HERE.

COVID-19 FAQs for International Students

Are you studying at SFU from outside of Canada? Find COVID-19 FAQs and other resources for international students HERE.  

Health and Wellness services and resources

It's important to take care of your mond and body. Here's a collection of SFU health and wellness resources, including health and counselling services, strategies to manage stress, instruction on guided meditation, a variety of remote learning resources, links to the Sexual Violence Support & Prevention Office, the Centre for Accessible Learning, the Interfaith Centre, and more – HERE.

SFU Convocation updates

Scheduled to graduate? Keep track to SFU's convocation plans – HERE.

SFU’s COVID-19 Research Activities FAQ

The pandemic hasn't stopped SFU's research activities, which remain a primary focus. Find out more HERE.

FCAT's COVID-19 Information & Resources

For information about COVID-19 and SFU's COVID-19-related plans and procedures from the Faculty of Communication, Art and Technology, click HERE.