2017 General Membership Survey Results 

The SFSS conducted a general membership survey in March 2017 to fulfill our Strategic Objective 1.3 (from our Strategic Plan) to identify and assess emerging member needs and compare results on an annual basis. See the results of the survey below. 2017 Survey Results

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SFSS and SFU to increase funding for the Emergency Food Bank Program

The Simon Fraser Student Society and Simon Fraser University have reached an agreement to increase funding for the Emergency Food Bank Program. The food bank program provides financial support to students through food vouchers that are redeemable at locations near all campus locations. These locations are Nester’s, Safeway, and SFU’s Burnaby Campus Dining Hall. Students […]

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SFSS SUB OFFICE SPACE AND SUITES UPDATE

SFSS recently conducted a Request for Expressions of Interest process to identify student and external groups who are interested in space in the student union building. We were thrilled by the amount of interest that we received, particularly from SFSS clubs and student unions. It took us time to evaluate every group’s proposal as we […]

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SFSS Undergrounds is Open for Students

The SFSS Undergrounds is open again for your studying and lounging needs! The space will be open from 9:00 am – 7:00 pm on weekdays!

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U-Pass Referendum: Contract has been extended to December 31, 2019

With the largest voter turnout in recent history, the U-Pass Referendum has passed with a 96% approval!

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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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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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