Why and how to run for a position on the 2022 SFSS Executive Committee

January, 12, 2022

Notice of Elections Run for a position on the SFSS Executive Committee 2022 and be part of the change you want to see on campus! Did you know that as an undergrad at SFU you have the opportunity of representing 25,000+ students in an amazing leadership role? There are 7 vacancies at the SFSS Executive...

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Emergency Changes to the SFSS and SUB Operations

January, 7, 2022

Considering the surge in COVID-19 cases, the SFSS is implementing an important emergency plan to ensure the safety of our staff and membership with the following measures: · The SUB will remain closed to the general public until January 12. After January 12, the SUB will re-open with reduced capacity but SFSS services will remain...

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SFSS Thanks You For Your Flood Donations!

January, 7, 2022

This past December, the Simon Fraser Student Society (SFSS) took immediate action to support victims affected by the floods that occurred across the province of British Columbia. The SFSS Council contributed $10,000.00 which helped provide monetary donations and purchase of physical goods. The SFSS collaborated with other partners including...

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SFU Community Free Fridge Closure Extension

January, 5, 2022

Following the University’s decision to begin the 2022 spring term with a temporary, two-week shift to remote learning and teaching for lectures and seminars, the SFU Community Free Fridge will remain closed until January 12, 2022.  The Community Fridge is hosted in the Student Union Building (SUB) and as the building remains temporarily...

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It is time to have your voice heard! #GiveaStudentaLift

December, 23, 2021

It is time to have Your Voice Heard! Did you know that the Burnaby City Council votes on the Burnaby Mountain Gondola Project in January? Did you know that this vote is a pivotal decision that will determine if funds will be allocated for the construction of the gondola or not? Do you feel frustrated...

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Holiday Season Closure | Starting December 22

December, 21, 2021

The Student Union Building will be closed starting December 22 and will reopen on Tuesday, January 4. The SFSS services will be closed likewise except on Thursday, December 23 when you can reach us online until 1 pm. You might find our contacts under the “Services” tab or send us a message via the form...

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SFU Community Fridge Holiday Closure

December, 21, 2021

To help combat food insecurity on campus, we assisted with the launch of the SFU Community Fridge alongside our partners- Embark Sustainability, the Burnaby Primary Care Network, Food Mesh, Burnaby Neighbourhood House, SFU Ancillary Services, and SFU’s Office of Community Engagement. The SFU Community Fridge has reduced food waste and has...

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Join us to Bring Relief and Hope to BC Flood Victims

December, 6, 2021

Please note that the Campaign is now closed and we are not taking donations anymore. FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Together We Stand Burnaby, B.C. (December 6, 2021) – The recent floods and landslides across the province have had a devastating impact on Indigenous communities, vital infrastructure, individual properties, and have caused freight to pile...

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Notice of Motion: Concurrent Studies

December, 3, 2021

Whereas the SFSS has the ability to set policy around the collection of SFSS student activity fee including exemptions; Whereas the students in the Concurrent Studies program are BC high school students with high academic standing and who can take one or two SFU lower division courses while in high school; Whereas the number of...

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Notice of Motion: STEPS Forward

December, 3, 2021

Whereas the SFSS has the ability to set policy around the collection of SFSS student activity fee including exemptions; Whereas the STEPS Forward program supports SFU students with developmental disabilities to complete university courses; Whereas these students are registered in SFU courses and SFU considers them to be undergraduate students;...

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