- Housing options
- The Towers
- East/West Towers
- Shell House
- McTaggart-Cowan Hall
- The Townhouses
- Hamilton Hall
- Charles Chang Innovation Centre
- Living Learning Communities
- Off-Campus Housing
- Residence Tours
- Housing Comparison
- Moving in
- Community hub
- Maintenance and services
- Contracts and handbooks
- Important dates and announcements
- Meal plan
- Move out
- Room switch
- Room stay
- New residence buildings
- Residence Community Student Engagement Fund
- Contact us
RESIDENCE MAIN OFFICE
Front desk and mail service hours of operation
Main Office: Open 24/7
- Main door open: 7:00 a.m. - Midnight.
- Buzz in service hours: Midnight - 7:00 a.m.
When the Residence and Housing Office is closed, emergency supports are available through:
- Emergency Services 9-1-1
- Campus Public Safety
Urgent Line: 778-782-4500
Residence Administration Building A1001
8888 University Drive SFU
Burnaby BC, V5A 1S6
Residence life office
Due to COVID-19 Shell House Basement has been closed untill further notice.
Monday – Friday: 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Weekends and Holidays: Closed
Due to COVID-19, effective immediately, Guest Accommodations is closed until further notice. This includes the Simon Hotel, Townhouse Units, and Private Residence Rooms.
Unfortunately, we are unable to accept any reservation requests during this period. If you have a request for future dates, please note there may be a delay in response due to the current COVID-19 outbreak.
SFU’s Residence and Housing department is an integral part of SFU’s academic and educational programs and services. The unit supports the academic mission of SFU and Student Services by creating purposeful and intentional communities that emphasize academic support, success, and leadership development through programs and services.
Providing market priced living and learning environments that are safe, clean, sustainable, attractive, well maintained, comfortable and welcoming. Ensuring financial stability, service viability, and effective management and administration of the operations. Providing updated technology and data driven services that meet the needs of Residence and Housing students and users in a responsive, timely, courteous, efficient and effective manner.
SFU Residence and Housing acknowledges the Traditional Coast Salish Lands including the Tsleil-Waututh (səl̓ilw̓ətaʔɬ), Kwikwetlem (kʷikʷəƛ̓əm), Squamish (Sḵwx̱wú7mesh Úxwumixw) and Musqueam (xʷməθkʷəy̓əm) Nations.