Living in SFU residences allows you to explore endless opportunities, create new experiences and lifelong friendships and pursue passions. Here we will guide you through the application process and everything you need regarding how and when to apply. We invite you to join our community of learners. The road to residence has never been easier.

(YOUR) Road to Residence

Learn the Process. Pick the housing type that's right for you. Join our community of over 2,100 students from around the world.


Housing Options

See what SFU Housing has to offer. Compare housing and housing eligibility.
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Pick Your Term

Review all requirements and steps. Familiarize yourself with fees, dates and more.
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Understand the Process

Review SFU's Housing Eligibility, Specialty Floors, Application process including what to expect.
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It's never been easier to apply. Click. Update. Apply. It's that simple.
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Housing Options

Customize your housing experience

At SFU Residence and Housing, we have something for everyone. Whether you're an undergraduate or graduate student, international or domestic, or meet the criteria for our family housing, SFU residences is the perfect fit for all SFU and FIC students.

Pick Your Term

Pick your term. Review your fees. Know what to expect.

Understanding the application process

Take your time and understand the process and what you need for a successful move in

Applying has never been easier

Click. Update. Apply. Accept.

Steps 1 & 2

Setting up and making your selection

Create Your Account

Create your account using the
MyPlace@SFU Housing Portal

Pick Your Community
Select the space that's right for you and meets your needs

Steps 3 & 4

Confirming and monitoring


Apply to live in residences through your MyPlace@SFU account. Pick your term and your preferred housing accommodation.

Stay Connected

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