More Information for Undergraduate Students


Third year SFU undergraduate students can apply for admission into the Accelerated Master's Program. The application process is the same as for other applicants. If you are admitted into the Accelerated Master's program, you can take up to 10 credits of URB courses as an undergraduate student and apply these credits both toward the completion of your undergraduate degree and toward your Master of Urban Studies. 

If this new option to fast-track your degree progress interests you, please contact


Next admissions intake: Our online application system will open October 1, 2023.

- On Oct. 1, 2023, we will begin to accept applications to start your studies in the Fall 2024 term.

- We will be accepting applications to both our master’s and graduate diploma then, with an application deadline of Jan. 15, 2024

- We will notify all applicants about the outcome of their application 6-8 weeks after the application deadline. We are not able to respond to individual requests for updates on the status of your application before then.

- Housing research funding alert! The top application(s) proposing research related to our Community Housing Canada project will be considered for a dedicated Graduate Fellowship.