Gain Experience

Each experience you gain allows you to develop skills and be exposed to the environments and people that could shape your future.


SFU Volunteer Services Resources

Check out a range of opportunities on and off campus, and subscribe to our newsletter for current postings

On Campus

Get Involved

The go-to site for all on campus volunteering, Student Ambassador Program (SAP), Peer Programs, Peer Mentorship and Leadership Programs at SFU

Simon Fraser Student Society

Gain leadership experience by joining your student union or constituency group, and help drive student initiatives. Join one of over 200 SFU Clubs to meet like-minded students and expand your skills.

Off Campus


Search for jobs, events and volunteer opportunities both on and off campus.


Find meaningful volunteer opportunities with local non-profit and charity organizations.  Search by area of interest or volunteer skills.


Discover skill based volunteer opportunities with MeaningfulWork's easy to use interface.


On Campus

SFU Volunteer Services Resources
Check out a range of opportunities on and off campus, and subscribe to our Volunteer newsletter for current postings.

Explore this one-stop resource for leadership and development programs, paid opportunities and volunteer positions on campus.

Peer Programs
Become a Peer Mentor or Educator to make a positive impact in the lives of fellow students, while gaining professional skills relevant to your interests.

Join one of over 200 SFU clubs to meet like-minded students and expand your skills.

Student Unions and Government
Gain leadership experience by running for your student union or constituency group, and help drive student initiatives.

Leadership Programs
Enhance your potential with a range of leadership development programs on campus.

off campus

Semester in Dialogue
Work in small groups on community engagement projects while earning credits towards your degree.

International / Live Abroad

Study Abroad

Look into exchanges or field schools, as well as international-related events and volunteer opportunities.


Join this student-lead organization and discover opportunities to volunteer or work abroad, or support international students working in your city.

Oxfam International

Apply to meaningful international positions that help fight inequality, end poverty and injustice.


Venture Connection

Receive valuable training, mentorship and networking opportunities while developing your ideas or products.

Radius SFU

Join a network of entrepreneurs looking to develop social innovation businesses.

Paid Opportunities On Campus  

Jobs On Campus

Discover different types of opportunities to gain practical work experience at SFU while you study


Work part-time on research-based projects while building connections in the SFU community (eligibility based on financial need)

Student Temp Pool

Work part-time for SFU departments in temporary clerical, secretarial and technical positions

Opportunities Off Campus

Student Specific Opportunities


This main job portal for SFU students is an essential tool in your search for opportunities on or off campus.


Explore your career options with this program where students alternate between study semesters and paid resume-boosting work semesters.

Campus Access Internship Program Directory

Explore this industry directory of paid and volunteer internship programs.

Not for Profit 

Charity Village

Paid and volunteer opportunities, employer directories and helpful articles about working in the not for profit sector.

Work in NonProfits

Database of hundreds of non-profit jobs across Canada.


A resource to find non-profit jobs, volunteer opportunities and internships around the world.


Public Service Commission

Official recruitment website for Government of Canada job postings. Includes the Post Secondary Recruitment Program, Federal Student Work Experience Program and the Research Affiliate Program.

BC Public Service

Job postings for the BC provincial government.

Civic Jobs

Largest online source for local government job postings across Canada.