Graduate Studies Guide: Graduate Student Offices, Computer Lab and Meeting Spaces

Office Spaces

TA Offices: AQ 6150A and AQ 6150B

These shared offices are for the use of teaching assistants. The Program Assistant will provide access to these offices and key requisitions.

PhD Shared Offices: AQ 5088, 5089, 5090

These assigned rooms are not equipped with telephones or computers. For access, please see the Program Assistant in AQ 5054.1

Study Rooms in W.A.C. Bennett Library

Lockable study rooms in the W.A.C. Bennett Library are available for masters or doctoral students who are writing their thesis and

  • have completed all degree requirements except the thesis;
  • are registered full-time; and
  • are not employed at the university except as a TA/TM or research assistant.

Application for Library Study Room

Computers and photocopying

Dr. Hilal Ozcetin Graduate Computer Lab: AQ 5076

This shared computer lab contains four PC computers and a printer for the exclusive use of SA graduate students. The Department provides one toner cartridge and one ream of paper per term. The room is entered via a door access code.

Graduate Research Commons: 7th floor of W.A.C. Bennett Library

The Graduate Research Commons provide computers with research-oriented software, tech support, workstations, and other research support for the exclusive use of SFU graduate students.

Photocopying: At present, in-department photocopying and networked printing is available only to teaching assistants, tutor-markers and research assistants on payroll.

Meeting Rooms

Ellen Gee Common Room: AQ 5067

This room can be used after hours for study or meetings. Please schedule with the Program Assistant via email or in person, at AQ 5054.1. During non-work hours the room may be accessed via a door code which the Program Assistant will provide.

SA Small Meeting Room: AQ 5070

The small meeting room may be booked for meetings or study sessions. This room can accommodate 3-4 people comfortably, with enough seating for up to 6 people. To book, please contact the Program Assistant by email ( or in person at AQ 5054.1 to check availability.

Please DO NOT sign out the key without making a booking first, and once a booking has been made you may sign out the key located in the sign-out binder on our main office counter on the day of your booking, and please ensure to return the key immediately after your meeting.

Consultation Rooms in the Graduate Research Commons: 7th floor of Bennett Library

These group study rooms may be booked online using your SFU ID and password.