Welcome

Undergraduates

Congratulations

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

1st

Comprehensive university in Canada as voted by Maclean’s Magazine 13 out of the last 14 years

#10

Business school in Canada as ranked by Maclean’s Magazine

$2.6M

In scholarships and awards received by SFU Beedie students in the past year

951

Co-op placements in 2021

$12,600

Average salary for a 4 month Co-op term

66

Exchange partners in 37 countries around the world

250+

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 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.

Laundry Day Discussions: Student Life
University Life
Hear Jonathan, Ashley, and Penny discuss common questions about what it is like at SFU Beedie.
Student Q&A - Kim
Student Q&A
Curious about what life is really like at SFU Beedie? People asked via our@sfubeedie Instagram page and Kim provided answers.
Student Q&A - Branden
Student Q&A

Hear from Branden as he answers questions on our @sfubeedie Instagram page about life, how to prepare, and what to expect at SFU Beedie. 

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Study Tips

Learn Vicky’s top 5 tips for studying effectively.

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Eating healthy on a student budget

Rebecca shares her tips and tricks on how to save money and eat well.

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How to work with group members
Learn about the different types of team members and how to work together effectively.
Study With Me
Study with Me

Looking for study buddy? You have one right here with Kim.

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Study Abroad

Travel the world, make new friends, and learn business through a different lens.

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Co-op

Get paid to learn new skills and gain practical work experience.

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Case Competition

Put your business skills to the test and represent the school in local, national, and international competitions.

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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.

 
Student Services

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.

Find Parking

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.

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Important Dates

May 11

SFU Welcome Day

May 12

First Day of Classes

May 27-29

SFU Beedie LAUNCH (Transfer) Orientation

Feb. 2023

SFU Beedie Case Competition Training Program (CCTP)

 

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FOLLOW US ON INSTAGRAM

@sfubeedie

I want to work for companies that don’t just make a profit, but try to make a positive impact in the world, and of course, are in fashion.

Rosa Tang

BBA Candidate

Marketing

The flexibility SFU Beedie offers enabled me to combine my interests in my joint major in international business and economics, but also offered so much through experiential learning and opportunities to get involved. There is so much that the time passes very quickly, so it’s important to make the most of it while you can.

Sasha Vukovic

BBA Candidate

International Business

SFU Beedie gave me an opportunity to shape my professional goals and define my core values.

Natasha Tsoy

BBA Candidate

Entrepreneurship and Innovation

When I took some classes at SFU's Beedie School of Business, I realized how much I loved the business aspect of things

Ben Hellner

BBA Candidate

Management Information Systems

I know that whatever I do, the education I gained from my SFU Beedie experience will help me to bring about change.

Alain Ndayishimiye

BBA Candidate

Human Resources Management

I felt really supported at SFU Beedie and because of that, I was able to accomplish so much.

Becky Wong

BBA Candidate

Accounting

Design and business come hand in hand in industry, and my SFU Beedie education gave me a unique way of thinking.

Taylor Ward

BBA Candidate

Joint Program

A lot of students don’t follow a traditional path through university, and that’s ok.

Enoch Weng

BBA Candidate

Finance

Marketing

International Business

Entrepreneurship & Innovation

Management Information Systems

HR Management

Accounting

Joint Major

Finance


Connect with our Admissions Team

Our admissions team is more than happy to answer your questions. Please email bsb_admit@sfu.ca or call 778.782.5567.