Important Dates      

October 1 | Balance of Residence Fees Due

                        Summer 2018 Applications Open

October 9 | Thanksgiving Day (No Classes)

Residence and Housing Front Desk
Monday – Friday: 8:30am – 5:00pm
Saturday – Sunday: 9:30am – 4:30pm
Holidays: 9:30am – 4:30pm
Residence and Housing Front Desk
Monday – Friday: 8:30am – 5:00pm
Saturday – Sunday: 9:30am – 4:30pm
Holidays: 9:30am – 4:30pm

Madge Hours

Madge Community Space
August 18 – Sept 11
Monday – Friday: 9:00am – 4:30pm
Closed Saturdays, Sundays, and holidays.

Residence and Housing Front Desk
Monday – Friday: 8:30am – 5:00pm
Saturday – Sunday: 9:30am – 4:30pm
Holidays: 9:30am – 4:30pm
Residence and Housing Front Desk
Monday – Friday: 8:30am – 5:00pm
Saturday – Sunday: 9:30am – 4:30pm
Holidays: 9:30am – 4:30pm

Residence Office Hours

Residence and Housing Front Desk
Monday – Friday: 8:30am – 5:00pm
Saturday – Sunday: 9:30am – 4:30pm
Holidays: 9:30am – 4:30pm

Residence and Housing Front Desk
Monday – Friday: 8:30am – 5:00pm
Saturday – Sunday: 9:30am – 4:30pm
Holidays: 9:30am – 4:30pm
Residence and Housing Front Desk
Monday – Friday: 8:30am – 5:00pm
Saturday – Sunday: 9:30am – 4:30pm
Holidays: 9:30am – 4:30pm

Our Community

Move-In Survey

Thank you everyone for an amazing Move-In this year!

We would like your feedback on how it went for you and how we can improve for future Move-Ins/Outs

Click here for survey

Can I Kiss You? September 20th 6:00pm & 7:15pm

Where: Images Theatre

Come hear from the Date Safe Project about consent, respect in relationships, how to be an active bystander, and how to address sexual violence. Can I Kiss you? is a really fun program on dating and intimacy. Part of the Fall Residence Orientation program, this event is mandatory for all new residents but returning residents are welcome to attend.

For further info visit the Residence & Housing Facebook event here: 

 

Don't know where to look for maintenance and service issues? Visit the Current Residents page or any of these pages for help on how to solve them: 

When living on Residence, we have a mailing address and mail room just for you!

Click here for more info on how to set it up, and where the mail room is located

Residence Fee's Due October 1st!

Ensure your residence fees are paid by the deadline.

Are you on scholarship or loan that will not be recieved by October 1st?

You need to submit the fee extension request form before October 1st.

  • Inducate the amount of scholarship or loan and the expected date it will be received.
  • All residence fees not covered by the loan must be paid by October 1st.

Stressball Saturday De-Stress Workshop

When: 4:00pm-8:00pm September 23rd
Where: Madge Hogarth House
Facebook event: https://www.facebook.com/events/152253978694430/

Assignments catching up with you? Drop-in by Madge Hogarth House for some stress relieving self-care. Featuring an ice cream bar, a screening of the nature documentary Planet Earth, and a stress-ball making workshop for all your studying needs! Materials and instruction will be provided to decorate and personalize your own stress ball to fit you!

Mix & Mingle with your Major

When: 6:00pm-9:00pm September 25th
Where: Madge Hogarth House
Facebook event: https://www.facebook.com/events/516765951989203/

Curious about what SFU offers? Drop by Madge Hogarth House for Mix & Mingle with your Major! Come learn more about your program (or a new one) over some Tea, Games, Snacks, and Hot Chocolate. Chat with some CAs, and ROLs about their programs of study, get some key insights, and learn about what studying at SFU is really like. 

Skills for Studying Workshop

Where: 6:00pm-8:00pm September 27th
When: Madge Hogarth House
Facebook event: https://www.facebook.com/events/1487765117980614/

Studying is hard, doing it effectively is harder. Come to Madge Hogarth House and join the Student Learning Commons for a workshop that will cover how to change your study habits, revise your high school study skills, and develop a balanced schedule. You’ll soon be prepared to ace those exams!

Get to know your Orientation Schedule

Here are the events happening this week for Orientation:

 

Can I Kiss You? (Mandatory)

Sept 20th, 6:00pm-9:30pm. at Images Theatre

Stress Ball Saturday

Sept 23rd, 4:00pm-8:00pm at Madge Hogarth Lounge

Mix & Mingle with your Major

Sept 25th, 6:00pm-8:00pm at Madge Hogarth Lounge

For full schedule: Click here

Hello SFU Residents!

The SFU Residence Hall Association (RHA) by-elections 2017 is currently underway!

The RHA is a student run organization made up of residents who have been elected by their peers (you!). The RHA was created to protect the rights of residents, liaise between residents and the administration, and organize social programming, as well to help build a stronger residence community and identity.

 

Campaign period has begun for the following vacant positions:

Vice President Communications

Shadbolt House Chair

Barbara Rae House Chair

Pauline Jewett House Chair

McTaggart House Chair

Shell House Chair

Townhouse Chair

Hamilton Hall Chair

You can also refer to the RHA Constitution to know more too.

Nomination period September 12-19 (Ended)

Campaigning period September 20-27

Voting Period September 28-30 

Nomination forms are available at the following locations:

1. RHA office in Shell House basement during posted office hours

2. Madge Hogarth House

3. SFU Dining Hall

 

For elections specific questions please email sfurhaelections@gmail.com

For general questions about the RHA please email rha-exec@sfu.ca or message us on Facebook.

Help Keep Black Bears, Raccoons, and Coyotes Out of Residence!

It is fall and we have had numerous reports of wild animals in and around SFU Residences.  To help ensure that you don’t attract unwanted and dangerous animals, keep in mind the following:

1.   Always dispose of your garbage properly in the compactors or the secure black bins outside the towers.

2.   Do not put food garbage/scraps in the recycling.

3.   Never leave garbage outside or put it in the small receptacles in and around Residence.

4.   If you spot a bear, please contact Campus Security immediately (778-782-3100 or 23100) from your residence phone.

5.   If you are using the trails in and around SFU, make noise, especially when your visibility is limited. It is also suggested that if you are using the trails that you go in groups.

6.   Do not approach wild animals, feed them, or try to get close to take a picture.

Please click here to find out what to do if you encounter any wildlife

Campus Partners

BIG Fair - September 18th - 21st 2017

How can you elevate your future? By Attending the BIG Fair at SFU!

140 Exhibitors - 2 Campuses - 4 Days

 

Event Details

Career & Volunteer Fair - SFU Surrey 
Monday, Sept 18 (Surrey, Mezzanine)

Career & Volunteer Fair - SFU Burnaby

Tuesday, Sept 19 (Burnaby, AQ)
Wednesday, Sept 20 (Burnaby, AQ)

Graduate School Fair:
Thursday, Sept 21 (Burnaby, AQ and Saywell Hall)

Study Abroad Fair:

Thursday, Sept 21 (Burnaby, AQ )

Time: 
10:00AM - 3:00PM

Location: 
Burnaby Campus (AQ and Saywell Hall)
Surrey Campus (Mezzanine)
 

For more information, a full list of exhibitors, and tips on how to prepare, visit:

www.sfu.ca/fairs

SFU RECREATION

SFU Res Challenge

Res Challenge Schedule can now be found onine:

Click here

SFU New Climbing Wall

Come Try the brand new SFU Climbing Wall!

More Info

SFU Sexual Violence Support & Prevention

There are various supports and services available at SFU if you or someone you know has been affected by sexual violence. To find out how to access these:

visit www.sfu.ca/sexual-violence

Tea at Three 

When: Every other Thursday starting September 21st (Bi-weekly)
TIme: 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm 
Where: GSC (AQ 2013)

Escape the cold weather this Fall with some warm Tea and company at the GSC! 

  • Learn about different kinds of teas from all over the world
  • Meet new people and make new friends  
  • Engage in some good conversation with your peers

 

Theatre Thursdays 

When: Thursday, September 28th (Bi-weekly) @ 2:30 pm
Where: GSC (AQ 2013)

Take a break from studying and come to the GSC to relax and watch a movie with friends in a cozy setting! Popcorn will be provided!

Passport to Leadership - Maximize Your Leadership Potential!

Maximize your leadership potential over the 6-week workshop, where you will explore different themes related to leadership and gain fundamental skills in teamwork and communication. Sign up now for Fall 2017 on myInvolvement!

WHERE DO I REGISTER?

Work/Volunteer Opportunities

Join the Student Safety Engagement Program!

Looking for volunteer experience in safety and security? The Student Safety Engagement Program is recruiting! http://i.sfu.ca/NFyhzP