New undergraduates

t-warning Important

SFU has made a number of changes to our campus and services as we continue to maximize social distancing, and protect the health and safety of our community. For this reason, all in person events are cancelled.

See COVID-19 admission FAQs

Submitting documents?
Our staff is working remotely and cannot receive couriered documents. Instead, submit your documents online.

Accept your offer

Pay your deposit 

Log in to your student account via  and go to Campus Finances / Make a Payment

Payment methods: 

  • Credit card payments: Are processed immediately;
  • Internet banking or cheque: Allow 2 – 3 business days for your deposit to be processed before you enroll in classes. 

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

c-info Last day to pay deposit:  June 1 is the deadline to accept your offer and pay the admission deposit for most students. Confirm the deposit date in your letter of admission.

Keep studying - grades matter

We review all conditional offers of admission upon receipt of final grades.  You will be able to start your studies at SFU in the term you've applied for provided you meet the the requirements.

Get ready

University prep

Learn about course selection, academic advising, and how to get inovlved on campuse. The course opens on April 22. 

See course details >

Welcome day

A celebration and welcome for all new students: meet your peers, connect with faculty, staff, and senior students, and become a part of our community. 

See event details >

Connect with us and learn more

Join our Facebook group

 SFU 2020 New Undergrads Facebook group to connect with your peers and have your questions answered by our student information assistants.

Be aware of your costs

It's important to figure out your costs and make a budget. Need help?

Information Sessions for new international students

Check your inbox for your invitation from the SFU Recruitment and Admissions team. If you have been recently admitted, your invitation is on its way!

Check out Next Steps: On Demand

Have your questions answered, connect with staff and current students, and start preparing for life at SFU. Connect online with us at Next Steps: On Demand.

Attend a campus tour

Come see your future academic home and chat with our knowledgeable tour guides.

After you accept

Learn about enrolling in classes, sign up for Orientation, and more

We have

  • tips on enrollment and on getting the academic advice you need;
  • lots of orientation activities for you; and
  • help with transitioning into life at SFU.

See after you accept >

We'd love to see you in September, accept your offer now >