Application process

If you would like to live in residence, we strongly suggest that you apply as soon as possible to ensure the best probability of getting a housing offer. Spaces are limited and are offered on a first-come-first-served basis. Applications for Undergraduate, Graduate and Family Housing are below. Submit your completed application today.

Steps to apply

undergraduate, graduate and family housing

  1. Go to the MyPlace@SFU to start your application
  2. Log in or click Register to create your new profile if this is your first time applying
  3. Click Application on the top-left of the MyPlace@SFU home screen
  4. You must pay the $50 application fee (last step of the application) to complete your application
  5. Familiarize yourself with the next steps including waiting for your offer and accepting your offer process

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Application dates

undergraduate and graduate application dates

Terms Applications open Offers begin (ongoing)
Fall   October 1 February - August
Spring   December 1 October - December
Summer   October 1
February - April   

Looking for availability for the current term? Contact our office as occasionally space may be available.

family housing application dates

Coming Soon

After you apply

Whether you are applying for undergraduate, graduate or family housing, after you apply for Residence, you can check your status on-line via the MyPlace@SFU. If your application status says complete you are in the application queue. Offers are sent to eligible (admitted) students based on the completed application date.