New undergraduates 

Become an SFU student

Congratulations on your offer of admissions.
We’re excited to have you join SFU.

Ready for the next step?

Accept your offer of admission

Starting in September 2022?

Refer back to this timeline to keep yourself on track with important dates and deadlines (and some fun events, of course!) that you don't want to miss between now and the first day of classes.


Spring 2022 (March - May 2022)

  • Celebrate your offer of admission and use #SFUgotin on your social posts!
  • Connect with your peers online through the New Undergrads 2022 FB group (coming soon).
  • Meet your Faculty! View welcome videos and see upcoming events.

April 2022

May 2022

June 2022

  • Start your University Prep: Step 2 online course on Canvas to learn about the course registration process
  • You will receive an email sent to your non-SFU email address indicating that your SFU computing ID is ready for activation. This email will be sent in June.

July 2022

August 2022

  • Get connected by participating in your HIVE and start SFU 101 to get familiar with all the information needed to successfully start your first term at SFU!


After you accept your offer

We’ll teach you how to enroll in classes, get the academic advice you need, and help transition you for life at SFU. And of course, join us on Welcome Day and all other welcome activities!


Helpful resources and links

University Prep

Learn about course selection, academic advising, and how to get involved on campus.

See course details

Plan your budget 

It's important to figure out your costs and make a budget. We can help you!

Learn more

Get to know your campus

Take an in-person or virtual tour of our campuses, chat with our student tour guides, and learn more about student life.

Join a tour

Indigenous student centre

We are dedicated to providing Indigenous students with programs and services that are unique, cultural, and holistic.

Meet our community

Living on campus

Our residences are safe, fun, and convenient, and living on campus just might be one of the most memorable parts of your university experience.

Learn more


International Services for Students

Learn about the culture of SFU, make new friends, and explore what our community has to offer

Learn more

Connect with us

Join our New Undergrads 2022 Facebook group (coming soon) where you can connect with your peers, get involved in activities, and have your questions answered by current students!

Ready to accept your offer?

To accept your offer of admission, you just need to pay a deposit.

We accept credit cards (processed immediately), or internet banking or cheque (processed in two to three business days).

This deposit will be deducted from your total tuition; it is not an additional charge. It is nonrefundable and non-transferable.

Accept your offer

How to accept your offer:

  1. Log in to your student account via
  2. Scroll down to Admissions section to My Applications to view offers
  3. Click I Accept Admission to accept your offer. Click Confirm Acceptance.
  4. Go to Campus Finances / Make a Payment. Pay your deposit fee.