#KnowYourSFU - Surrey Campus

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#KnowYourSFU - Surrey Campus

Congratulations on your admission offer to SFU! Get to really #KnowYourSFU at our Surrey campus and connect with your future community.

By SFU - Student Recruitment and Admissions

When and where

Date and time

Thu, Mar 30, 2023 4:30 PM - 8:00 PM PDT


Simon Fraser University - Surrey Campus 13450 102 Avenue #Unit 250 Surrey, BC V3T 0A3 Canada

About this event

  • 3 hours 30 minutes
  • Mobile eTicket

Simon Fraser University respectfully acknowledges the unceded traditional territories, including the Semiahmoo, Katzie, kʷikʷəƛ̓əm (Kwikwetlem), Kwantlen, Qayqayt and Tsawwassen Nations, on which SFU Surrey is located.

Join us at the SFU Surrey campus and meet other students who are also starting their SFU journey this September. We'll be hosting a fair for faculties and university programs and services, and will be serving light refreshments. Don't forget to bring your family and friends along as guests, too. Those who check-in at the event will be entered into a prize draw!

If you haven't already accepted your offer from SFU, you're still welcome to come to #KnowYourSFU and meet others in the SFU community to get a preview of student life.

Get to #KnowYourSFU and your undergraduate program by speaking with representatives from SFU's faculties at the fair and attending their information sessions :

  • Faculty of Applied Sciences
  • Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences
  • Beedie School of Business
  • Faculty of Communication, Art and Technology
  • Faculty of Education
  • Faculty of Environment
  • Faculty of Health Sciences
  • Faculty of Science

You'll also have the opportunity to get to know a few programs and services across the university, so be sure to stop by these units participating at the fair:

  • Career & Volunteer Services
  • Centre for Accessible Learning
  • Disability & Neurodiversity Alliance
  • Financial Aid and Awards
  • International Services for Students
  • Multifaith Centre
  • Office of Student Support, Rights & Responsibilities
  • Out on Campus
  • Sexual Violence Support & Prevention Office
  • SFU Alumni
  • SFU Bookstore & Spirit Shop
  • Student Engagement & Retention
  • Student Learning Commons – Surrey
  • Women’s Centre
  • Work Integrated Learning (Co-op)

This event is recommended for incoming students who will be doing their first year of studies at SFU Surrey or joining these SFU Surrey-based undergraduate programs:

  • Innovation and Entrepreneurship
  • Interactive Arts and Technology
  • Mechatronics Systems Engineering
  • Software Systems
  • Sustainable Energy Engineering

However, students in all SFU undergraduate programs are welcome to attend!

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Information Sessions

4:30 PM - 5:00 PM

Event Check-in and Registration

Mezzanine | SFU Surrey Campus

4:45 PM - 5:00 PM

Welcome to SFU Surrey!

Dr. Joy Johnson, President and Vice-Chancellor of SFU

Mezzanine | SFU Surrey Campus

5:00 PM - 5:15 PM

Land Acknowledgement

Elder Marie Hooper, KʷIKʷƏƛ̓ƏM (KWIKWETLEM First Nation)

Marie Hooper is an elder from Kwikwetlem First Nation. She studied at B.C. Institute of Technology and Kwantlen Polytechnic University. Her qualifications include Indigenous Environmental Archeology,...

5:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Faculties and Services Fair

SFU Faculties and Student Service Units

5:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Campus Tours

Welcome Centre | SFU Surrey Campus

5:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Information Sessions

SFU Faculties

Multiple locations | SFU Surrey Campus

Frequently asked questions

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About the organizer

Located in the beautiful cities of Vancouver, Burnaby, and Surrey in British Columbia, SFU is consistently ranked as the top comprehensive university in Canada for the past 15 years, and one of the top research-intensive universities in the country. SFU is home to 30,000 undergraduate students from more than 145 countries and Indigenous nations, and offers an exciting array of academic programmes across 8 faculties.