Celebrate and enjoy your moment. Big things are about to happen.
Welcome to the first chapter in your SFU Beedie story. We can’t wait for you to join us and get started on this journey together.
At every step, we’ll be there to offer the support, guidance, and information needed to make the most of the opportunities that come your way.
There’s hard work ahead, but there is also belonging and discovery, friendship and meaning. You are more than ready for what comes next.
As you get ready to launch your journey with us, please be sure to read through the important steps below.
From a practical introduction to life on campus to opportunities for networking with your new community: Each activity and event is designed to set you up for success from day one.
You've made the right choice
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Business school in Canada as ranked by Maclean’s Magazine
In scholarships and awards received by SFU Beedie students in the past year
Co-op placements in 2021
Average salary for a 4 month Co-op term
Exchange partners in 37 countries around the world
Clubs at SFU
Prepare for your first term
Activate Your SFU Computing ID and Email
After you accept your offer of admission by paying your admission deposit, you will receive an email sent to your non-SFU email address indicating that your SFU computing ID is ready for activation. Activate and check your SFU email for your assigned enrollment date/time.
Enroll into University Prep
You aren’t alone if you’re nervous about the transition to university. It can be confusing—an academic world with its own terminology, practices, and requirements. Our free, online SFU University Prep program eliminates the mystery, and helps you plan and prepare for the demands of post-secondary education. Each step takes only 30 minutes to complete and covers everything you need to know before classes start.
- Gain confidence in your ability to navigate degree requirements, course schedules and university life.
- Get to know the services open to students, like recreation passes, memberships, and financial aid
- Find out how to access the academic and career supports available to you during your degree
- Collect tips—like time management, course selection, and goal-setting—for a successful year
- Learn how to get involved on-campus in student and volunteer activities
- Explore international and engagement opportunities
- Get ahead and build your first-term schedule
Get Tips From SFU Beedie Students
Get in Touch with a Current Student
Connect with a current SFU Beedie student through video conference. This is a great chance to learn more about the program, student life, and the many opportunities that await you. Sign up for a time that suits your schedule.
Hear Jonathan, Ashley, and Penny discuss common questions about what it is like at SFU Beedie.
Curious about what life is really like at SFU Beedie? People asked via our@sfubeedie
Instagram page and Kim provided answers.
Hear from Branden as he answers questions on our @sfubeedie Instagram page about life, how to prepare, and what to expect at SFU Beedie.
Learn Vicky’s top 5 tips for studying effectively.
Eating healthy on a student budget
Rebecca shares her tips and tricks on how to save money and eat well.
How to work with group members
Learn about the different types of team members and how to work together effectively.
Study with Me
Looking for study buddy? You have one right here with Kim.
Travel the world, make new friends, and learn business through a different lens.
Get paid to learn new skills and gain practical work experience.
Put your business skills to the test and represent the school in local, national, and international competitions.
Day in a Life of an SFU Beedie Student
Follow Ashley as she takes you through one her busy days.
Enroll into Your First Term Courses
The enrollment period for the summer term begins in March.
Here are some resources for course planning:
Business Foundation Program
In your first term, develop and expand your skills for effectively collaborating with others, and managing workplace diversity through BUS 202. Meet the team of professional advisors and services dedicated to supporting your academic, professional, and personal growth.
Work with an Advisor
Can’t make it to a course planning workshop? Our friendly and supportive SFU Beedie Advisors are there for you with answers to all your burning questions. They’ll work with you to plan your degree and help you identify campus resources, supports and opportunities.
Check out all of the ways we can help you make the most out of your BBA.
Get to Know Your Profs
Find out some interesting information about some of your first year profs.
Have Questions? We have answers.
What do synchronous and asynchronous courses look like? Will I be able to make friends? What opportunities can I look forward to? Associate Dean, Dr. Peter Tingling, shares insight into these FAQs, plus a few more!
Book a Campus Tour
Wondering where to buy books? Looking for a place to work out? Want to know the fastest route to class? Take a student-led tour and visit the library, residences, gym facilities, classrooms, and more that make up your home base on campus. Online options available.
Take Care of Yourself
We want you to bring your best self to school every day. That means taking care of your health and overall well-being. Access quality health care that includes health clinics, 24/7 counseling, referral and support programs, and much more. Online options available.
Find a Place to Stay on Campus
Live on campus and immerse yourself in university life and academic experience. With housing options that include towers, traditional residence halls, studio style apartments and townhouses, SFU Residence and Housing can connect you with the SFU Beedie Living Learning Community. As an SFU Beedie LLC member in residence, you’ll share a floor with other SFU Beedie students and benefit from peer support, networking opportunities, social events, academic advising and career management programs—all right outside your door. Live together, study together, have fun together, and enjoy a sense of belonging that helps smooth the transition to university life.
Parking on campus is managed by the Parking & Sustainable Mobility office and rate and permit information is available on their website. Public parking is available for students at our downtown campuses.
SFU Beedie LAUNCH (Transfer) Orientation
SFU Beedie Case Competition Training Program (CCTP)