Student Union Building Construction Temporary Roadway Interruptions

NOTICE Facilities Services advise that as part of the Student Union Building (SUB) construction project temporary pedestrian and roadway interruptions can be expected, as follows: WHERE: 1. The section of Science Road leading to the east exterior of the Maggie Benston Centre. 2. The area between the Maggie Benston Centre (MBC), Convocation Mall, Academic Quadrangle (AQ) and Chemistry. 3. […]

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Summer Clubs Days

Clubs Days offer a great opportunity to promote your Club or Departmental Student Union to the thousands of students on campus! Summer 2016 Clubs Days will be taking place: May 17 – 19 at SFU Burnaby (Convo Mall) May 24 at SFU Surrey (Mezzanine) Clubs can start booking club days tables on December 9th. Currently registered […]

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Nominations Open for Committee At-Large Representatives

Nominations are now open for committee At-Large representatives and will close on May 13th, 2016 at 12pm. Committees are responsible for a range of activities, including but not limited to providing support for planning and hosting campus events, advocating on behalf of the members on issues such as making education and transit more affordable, and […]

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Trans & Gender Diverse Guide Info Session

A how-to manual for navigating SFU. ***These events are taking place on territories of the xʷməθkʷəy̓əm, Sḵwx̱wú7mesh, sel̓íl̓witulh, and Stó:lō nations.***   Have you heard of the Trans and Gender Diversity Guide? It’s designed to make SFU more accessible to Trans & gender diverse students. Wanna know more? Wanna know how you can help out? Well, we’re offering […]

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Learn, grow & create change: volunteer with Out on Campus!

Learn, grow and create change: volunteer with Out on Campus! ***These events are taking place on territories of the xʷməθkʷəy̓əm, Sḵwx̱wú7mesh, sel̓íl̓witulh, and Stó:lō nations.*** We are also a volunteer-driven organization. Our volunteer program is tailored to suit your interests. Pursue your passion, make connections and get recognized doing it! At Out on Campus, we are committed to […]

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SFSS Develops First Ever Strategic Plan

BURNABY, B.C., (April 22, 2016) — The Simon Fraser Student Society (SFSS) is excited to announce the launch of its first-ever strategic plan, which is now available here. “This is a significant milestone for us and for the students we represent,” said Enoch Weng, President of the Board of Directors. “For the first time in […]

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New Policy Act Requires Universities to Establish Sexual Misconduct Policies

BURNABY, B.C., (April 29, 2016) — As part of a commitment to address sexual assault incidents on post-secondary institutions, the province of British Columbia is the latest to introduce a legislation to make campuses more responsible to the needs of victims. Bill 23, Sexual Violence and Misconduct Policy Act, requires university and college campuses to […]

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Food & Beverage Operations Closure: FAQs

What have been the losses over the past few fiscal years? The SFSS Food & Beverage Operations has been subsidized roughly $400,000 a year for nearly a decade. Fiscal 2012: $309,279 loss Fiscal 2013: $425,335 loss Fiscal 2014: $244,952 loss Fiscal 2015: $436,344 loss Fiscal 2016: $348,294 loss What has the SFSS done to try […]

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SASS Annual Election – VOTE NOW

The Society of Arts and Social Science (SASS) is calling for its annual election for the 2016-2017 calendar year to fill the vacant seat on its executive council.  Voting has begun! You can vote until Wednesday March 31st at 11:59 PM.  Election results will be announced on Friday, April 1. VOTE HERE! Information for potential […]

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Emergency Food Voucher Program Feedback Survey

The SFSS is seeking feedback about its Emergency Food Voucher Program, which provides students who self-identify as being in financial need with food vouchers. All undergraduate SFU students, whether they have or have not accessed the service, can complete our short survey and help us to improve the program. The survey is completely anonymous and […]

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