Welcome Day

During this free, one-day event, campus will be filled with new students, current student volunteers, faculty and staff all here to welcome and introduce you to your new campus community.

We’ve got an exciting day planned for you, highlights include:

  • Participating in an engaging faculty session
  • Attending an inspiring Welcome Ceremony and keynote presentation
  • Fun games, activities, and more!
  • Free food!

More information will be available in May.

We are in the process of re-visioning our Fall Welcome Day. For information about this process see here.

Come back soon for information about activities, schedules, and more!

Starting classes in Summer (May) 2020?

Check out our Summer Welcome Day information!


We are committed to making this event as accessible and barrier-free as possible. Contact orientation@sfu.ca if you have any accessibility needs or require accommodations to fully enjoy this event.

Welcome Day is a certified Gold Sustainable Event. The organizers are striving to reduce ecological, social and economic impacts wherever possible.

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