I've applied, what's next? 

SPRING 2024 (January)

Maximize your chances of an early offer of admission by following these steps to complete your application.

Your student account

Log in to your student account via goSFU

If you have received your student number and password:

Log in to goSFU using your student number. Here you will find your to-do list showing all of the documents required to complete your application.

If you have not yet received your student number and password:

Wait for our email telling you what they are.  You may also want to check your Junk Mail folder in case your email provider filed it there.  Applicants with Hotmail, Outlook, Live.com and Live.ca email addresses have experienced problems receiving SFU email: check Email Problem and complete the form to change your email address on our files.

I am having trouble accessing my account via goSFU

If you have forgotten your password, please email us at reginfo@sfu.ca or contact us for assistance. Our Registrar and Information Services office will be happy to assist you. 

High school and College/University transfer applicants

High school applicants

ALL secondary school applicants

Please submit an official final transcript. If you are currently upgrading courses, please wait to send your transcript until you have completed your upgraded coursework.

Deadlines for receipt of required documents

  • Applicants to the Beedie School of Business and Sustainable Energy Engineering: Oct 8
  • All other applicants: Oct 15

College/University transfer applicants

Please submit a transcript showing final marks for courses completed and a list of courses in progress by October 15.

Submitting documents and what's next

Submit documents

Send supporting documents for your admission application, as listed on the to-do list on goSFU.

Visit our documents website for details as to how to submit all required documents.

Have you been offered admission?

Congratulations! See our site for new undergraduates for a guide to what to do next.

When can I receive an update on my application status?

Once you have submitted all of your required documents, it can take some time for our Admissions team to thoroughly evaluate your application.

Spring term (January) admission offers are made from September to November.


Check our admission requirements for information on courses required for admission. Get help or contact us via our web form.

Change your program

If you have not yet accepted your admission offer, use our program change form to change your primary or alternate program choice.