SFSS Budget Consultations — Give Your Feedback!

This year, the Simon Fraser Student Society (SFSS) will be drafting the 2018/19 budget. The purpose of the budget is to allocate resources, engage in long-term thinking, and coordinate within the organization. In order to successfully do this, the Finance and Audit Committee (FAC) would like to ask you, the students, to provide some input […]

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Notice of a Referendum

Fall 2017 Referendum Platforms U-Pass BC Referendum  Whereas the Board of Directors approved a referendum question to be included on the Fall 2017 referendum ballot seeking the extension of the Student Society Fee established to provide all undergraduate students with access to the Universal Transit Pass program until December 2019 on August 28, 2017; Whereas the […]

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New SFSS Women’s Centre Coordinator

Join us in welcoming our new SFSS Women’s Centre Coordinator, Paola Quiros! Paola’s background is in social communication, journalism and international development. For the past seven years, Paola has worked in the non-profit sector holding a range of positions with a focus on women, vulnerable populations, and internationally trained professionals. She is very excited to join the […]

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SFSS and SFU Bring Dining Experiences Back to the Heart of Burnaby Campus

Starting this fall, food and beverage services will be available again in the Maggie Benston Centre on Burnaby Campus thanks to a newly signed agreement between the Simon Fraser Student Society (SFSS) and Simon Fraser University (SFU). The SFSS and SFU are pleased to announce an agreement has been reached for SFSS to transfer the […]

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RFEOI: OFFICE SPACE AND SUITES IN THE SFSS STUDENT UNION BUILDING FALL 2017

Introduction Construction is well underway for the new Simon Fraser Student Society (SFSS) Student Union Building (SUB), expected to open in Fall 2018.  The SUB will provide lots of space for social gathering, studying, lounging, activities, and celebrating. It will enhance the sense of community and the student experience at SFU. At over 100,000 square […]

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Granting Reform

The Simon Fraser Student Society (SFSS) has been working on improving the granting process to make the application process easier, more fair and accessible for everyone. The Society Staff and Granting Reform Committee have been working hard to establish a working granting guidelines document to improve the process for Clubs and SUs. A few items […]

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SFSS, Red Cross and UNICEF Organize BC Wildfire Relief Fundraiser

As wildfires across British Columbia continue to have a devastating impact on our communities, the Simon Fraser Student Society (SFSS) joins forces with UNICEF SFU and SFU Red Cross Club to try and raise $5,000 to support those affected by the fires. The province is in a state of emergency, with approximately 200 incidents of […]

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SFSS Exploring Study and Social Space Options for Surrey Students

The Simon Fraser Student Society announced today that it is actively exploring new study and social space options for undergraduate students at SFU’s Surrey campus. Hangue Kim, President of SFSS, knows that this has been a long-time coming for Surrey students. “The SFU Surrey campus has been growing significantly for years, but the ability to […]

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SFSS Fall Kick-Off Volunteer Opportunities

SFSS Fall Kick-Off Sponsorship Coordinator Job Description/Basic Function: In order to ensure that SFU students gain the best concert experience during Fall Kickoff for the least possible cost, SFSS will be hiring a team to seek corporate sponsorships for the event in order to reduce the overall expenses of the event. As a Sponsorship Coordinator, […]

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SFSS Explores Food and Beverage Opportunities

In April, the Simon Fraser Student Society (SFSS) announced that it would be closing the Highland Pub, the Higher Grounds coffee shop, the Ladle, and catering services due to significant, ongoing financial losses. The Highland Pub, the Ladle, and catering services were closed at the end of April and the Higher Grounds coffee shop will […]

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