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Hours: 9 am to 4 pm, Monday to Friday
Centre for Accessible Learning (CAL)
1250 Maggie Benston Centre
Simon Fraser University
Burnaby BC V5A 1S6
Email: caladmin@sfu.ca
Phone: 778.782.3112
Secure Fax: 778.782.4384

Visit our Accessibility Information Page to find detailed information about our office and its accessibility considerations.

SFU Burnaby campus

Contact Us

Centre for Accessible Learning
1500 Maggie Benston Centre
Simon Fraser University
Burnaby BC V5A 1S6

Office Hours

Thank you for reaching out to the Centre for Accessible Learning (CAL)! We are excited to be once again welcoming students for in-person services, while retaining virtual access for most appointments.

Our office hours are 9:00AM - 4:00PM Monday to Friday.

The CAL is pleased to continue to offer a virtual front desk via Zoom for drop-in appointments where you can connect directly and confidentially to the CAL front desk staff. We will be happy to offer general guidance and to arrange further appointments where needed. Front desk staff are available on the following dates and times to meet with you on a first-come first-served basis:

Tuesday                  10:30am - 11:30am – Click here to join Zoom session

Friday                       1:00pm - 2:00pm     – Click here to join Zoom session

Please note that clicking the link during the above times will move you to a private waiting room and a CAL representative will move you to the virtual meeting room once it is available. Let us know if you need CART, ASL, or interpreting prior to joining a Zoom session or scheduling an appointment.
 

 

Director

The Director is responsible for the management of the Centre for Accessible Learning. He is responsible for policy development and acts as the university representative on matters relating to students with disabilities to government, post-secondary institutions, agencies and professional organizations.

Mitchell Stoddard, PhD. R. Psych
mitchell_stoddard@sfu.ca

Associate Director

Suzanne Leach, B.Sc. (OT)
sleach@sfu.ca
778.782.8168 

Program Administrators

The Program Administrators provide administrative support services for the Centre for Accessible Learning, handle the bulk of our correspondence and are responsible for maintaining our records. Our Program Administrators are the first contact for most students, staff and faculty.

Contact Program Administrators

Sue Schreiber

caladmin@sfu.ca

sue_schreiber@sfu.ca

778.782.3112

Tiffany Schiller

caladmin@sfu.ca

tschille@sfu.ca

778.782.3112

Disability  Services Officers

The Disability Services Officers are responsible for implementing academic accommodations for students with disabilities. The Disabilities Services Officers also supervise the examination process, works with other departments to arrange for academic and resource assistance, consults with faculty and government officials regarding services and adaptive equipment, and makes arrangements for specialized assistants for students with disabilities.

Contact a Disability Services Officer (DSO)

Nicole Ceron
nceron@sfu.ca

778.782.9724

Da In Lee
dainl@sfu.ca

778.782.9724

Disability Access Advisors

The Disability Access Advisors are responsible for reviewing and verifying all student documentation and determining which academic accommodations are appropriate for each student. Disability Access Advisors also provide faculty with recommendations to assist with the implementation of accommodations and services. The Disability Access Advisors work with students to provide learning skills support and provide advice on disability related issues.

Contact a Disability Access Advisor (DAA)

Niloofar Aslaminejad
naa20@sfu.ca

778.782.5346 

Victoria Lemmons
vlemmons@sfu.ca

778.782.5461

Anita Kwan
anitak@sfu.ca

778.782.5206 

Baljit Samrai
bsamrai@sfu.ca

Remote appointments only

Monday - Friday 5pm - 9pm

Matthew Menzies, M.A.
mmenzies@sfu.ca
778.782.3110 

Ron Snitz, M.A.
rsnitz@sfu.ca
778.782.5381 

Exam Coordinators

The Exam Coordinators are responsible for liaising with the student, instructor, Disability Services Officers and  Disability Access Advisors to ensure that all exam details are booked accurately so that CAL registrants are provided with remote or in-person accommodated exams.

Contact an Exam Coordinator

Monisha Sharma
calexams@sfu.ca
778.782. 5458

Jacky Huang
calexams@sfu.ca
778.782. 5458

Linda Zhao, Assistant to Exam Coordinators

calexams@sfu.ca

778.782.5458

Exam Assistants (CAL Invigilators)

Please login at the following link to view the list of approved CAL exam assistants