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Welcome Day is an important milestone in your educational journey at SFU. It will be your official Welcome to your SFU Community and your opportunity to: 

  • meet professors, classmates, and staff who will be a part of your new SFU community;
  • find out more about your program of study in a faculty session; 
  • hear from fellow students, SFU’s new President Joy Johnson, and more! 

Schedule Highlights

Tuesday, September 8

9:30am— For new undergraduate students: HIVE Connection

9:45am— For both new and returning students: Welcome Ceremony with student keynotes, president welcome, and faculty

10:30am— For new undergraduate students: Your Specific Faculty Session

September 8-10, Virtual Services Fair

For both new and returning students.  Hop in and out of virtual booths to learn about available services and to ask any questions you may have.


· Tech Support
HIVE Connection for New Undergraduate Students
Join your HIVE to connect with fellow students from your faculty, ask student leaders questions, and for some fun activities!
· Tech Support
Faculty Specific Programming for New Undergraduate Students
After the Welcome Ceremony ends at 10:30AM come back to the sessions area for more content from your faculty!
· Expo
Virtual Services Fair
Come by and check out the various services available to students! Live at 3PM
· Expo
Virtual Services Fair
Come by and check out the various services available to students! Talk to staff from 9-11 am.
· Expo
Virtual Services Fair
Come by and check out the various services available to students! Talk to staff from 3-5 pm

The event is over

Hosted by

Simon Fraser University


Information Booth - Month of Welcome

Learn about Month of Welcome events and what you can get involved with

Human Rights Office

You have the right to study without experiencing discrimination and harassment

Health & Counselling Services

Your Health and Well-being Matters

Residence Life

Living in community brings opportunities and challenges. Come chat about life in our on-campus residence halls!

SFSS Women's Centre

Find out what we have to offer!

SFU Disability and Neurodiversity Alliance

Student-led network of disabled and neurodivergent SFU community members

Sexual Violence Support & Prevention Services

Creating a culture of care and consent at SFU

Simon Fraser Student Society (SFSS)

Find out how our resources and services represent, connect and support undergrads

Out On Campus

Your hub for everything LGBTQ+ at SFU!

Simon Fraser Public Interest Research Group (SFPIRG)

Engaging students and community in social and environmental justice!

SFU Public Square

Community engagement and collaboration

Student Services Academic Advising

Have questions about your Academic Plan? Come chat with an Academic Advisor!

Centre for Accessible Learning

Making Learning Accessible

SFU Recreation

It's for everyone!

Career & Volunteer Services

Don't have a career plan? That's ok. Chat with us! 

Interfaith Centre

Connect with Interfaith and your faith group

CJSF 90.1 FM

Diverse, Independent and Yours: learn more about CJSF here!

Financial Aid and Awards

Connect with us if you have any questions about funding your University education.

Coast Capital Savings Venture Connection

Equipping entrepreneurs to build for the future

Student Learning Commons

Your writing and academic success centre

RADIUS SFU Social Innovation Hub

Learn through experience, gain in-demand skills, & make a difference.

Embark Sustainability Society

An independent, non-profit student society empowering the next generation of student sustainability leaders at SFU

International Services for Students

Connect with us to find out more about international and intercultural support and programs.

SFU Library

Open for Research. Open for Learning. Open for Collaboration.

SFU Co-operative Education

Set yourself apart. Gain relevant, paid work experiences before you graduate! Flexible measures in place for COVID-19.