Vice-President's Welcome Message

It is my pleasure to welcome you to the Vice-President, Finance and Administration University Services website. The VPFA is responsible for overseeing all aspects of the day-to-day operations at Simon Fraser University.

Our Mission
Our role is to provide exemplary service to support the academic, research and community engagement mission of the University.

There are more than 350 staff in the Finance and Administration University Services portfolio who are dedicated to providing essential support to the SFU community. There are eight reporting departments within the portfolio: Finance, Facilities Services, IT Services, Safety & Risk Services, the Sustainability Office, Ancillary Services, and Human Resources. The Office of the Vice-President, Finance and Administration supports safety and sustainability throughout the campus.  We can achieve great things working together.

Our Vision
To deliver the best foundational services that a great university expects.

Our Values
To always strive for mutual respect. To be inclusive and compassionate. To actively cultivate a transformation mindset in order to build a brighter future. To passionately engage with our students, faculty, staff and community. And to consistently provide exemplary service.


Martin Pochurko,

Vice-President Finance and Administration
Simon Fraser University

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