Students receiving funding from external sources
Students receiving external financial aid are encouraged to refer donors to this webpage for information on how to send their cheques to SFU.
Information for donors
Please make cheques payable to SFU and mail to:
SFU Financial Aid and Awards
8888 University Drive
Burnaby, BC V5A 1S6
Please include the student's full name and SFU student number. If there are additional requirements, please include a letter.
Information for students
If the cheque is payable to SFU, it will be applied to your SFU account.
If the cheque is payable to you (the student), our office will mail you the cheque once the student confirms their address.
General processing times
Cheques in Canadian funds can take 10-15 business days to process.
Cheques in US funds can take 15-20 business days to process.