Housing offer and application during COVID-19

With most classes being offered remotely for fall 2020 term, SFU Residence and Housing will continue to remain open to support residents who have expressed the need to be on campus.

Summer 2020  

Applications are closed for the summer 2020 term. If you are in urgent need of housing, please contact our office directly via housing@sfu.ca

Residence and housing applications for fall 2020 and spring 2021 term

Fall 2020 housing applications  

We are currently accepting applications for the fall 2020 and spring 2021. Fall offers will be made to students who have indicated a need for on campus housing while SFU is offering primarily remote learning based on available occupancy on an ongoing basis.  

Return/Cancellation policy for accepted fall 2020 offers

For additional details including any charges related to cancellations and refunds, please visit our Finance during COVID-19 page

For offers that were accepted prior to May 2020
You can choose to defer your fall residence offer to spring term. You will need to inform the Residence and Housing office via housing@sfu.ca by June 01, 2020.

After June 1 and for all offers after May 2020 
We are unable to defer offers for Spring. If you have an accepted offer cancellation fees apply as per your contract.

Fall 2020 Housing offers

Offers will continue to be sent out to students who have expressed the need to be on campus and we expect that by mid-June all applicants will have a sense of where they are in the offer process and their place on the wait list. View your wait list on your portal.

Spring 2021

Applications open on August 1, 2020 for the Spring 2021 semester (January – April). Offers will be made to students for available occupancy on an ongoing basis beginning in October.