25,343
Students
Moderate
Admission Difficulty
56
9255/16515
Acceptance Rate
Suburban setting
Suburban
Setting
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Overview

Simon Fraser University is a University institution located in Burnaby, BC, in a suburban setting.

Location & Contact

Address 8888 University Drive
MBC 3200
Burnaby, BC  V5A 1S6
Canada
Contact Louise Legris
Director of Admissions
Phone: 778-782-3498
Fax: 778-782-4969

Majors & Degrees

Area, Ethnic, Cultural, And Gender Studies Associate Bachelors
Women's Studies Checkmark
Biological And Biomedical Sciences Associate Bachelors
Biochemistry Checkmark
Biology/biological Sciences Checkmark
Molecular Biochemistry Checkmark
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Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services Associate Bachelors
Actuarial Science Checkmark
Business Administration And Management Checkmark
Management Information Systems Checkmark
Management Science Checkmark
Communication, Journalism And Related Programs Associate Bachelors
Speech Communication And Rhetoric Checkmark
Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services Associate Bachelors
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Education Associate Bachelors
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Engineering Associate Bachelors
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Mechatronics, Robotics, And Automation Engineering Checkmark
English Language And Literature/Letters Associate Bachelors
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Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics Associate Bachelors
French Checkmark
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History Associate Bachelors
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Liberal Arts And Sciences, General Studies And Humanities Associate Bachelors
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Mathematics And Statistics Associate Bachelors
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Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies Associate Bachelors
Biological And Physical Sciences Checkmark
Cognitive Science Checkmark
Natural Resources And Conservation Associate Bachelors
Environmental Science Checkmark
Parks, Recreation, Leisure And Fitness Studies Associate Bachelors
Kinesiology And Exercise Science Checkmark
Philosophy And Religious Studies Associate Bachelors
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Physical Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Psychology Associate Bachelors
Clinical Psychology Checkmark
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Social Sciences Associate Bachelors
Archeology Checkmark
Criminology Checkmark
Economics Checkmark
Geography Checkmark
Political Science And Government Checkmark
Social Sciences Related Checkmark
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Visual And Performing Arts Associate Bachelors
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Dance Checkmark
Dramatic/theater Arts Checkmark
Film/cinema/video Studies Checkmark
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Admissions

Acceptance Rate

16,515
Applied
9,255
Accepted
25,343
Enrolled
56%
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Female Admissions

8,793
Females Applied
5,302
Females Accepted
60%
Acceptance Rate
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Male Admissions

7,722
Males Applied
3,953
Males Accepted
51%
Acceptance Rate

Applying

78
Application Fee
Admission Requirements
Required Transcript of high school record
A minimum high school GPA of 3
Required for some programs Interview

Application Deadlines

Type Application Closing Notification Date Rolling Admissions
Fall freshmen February 28th June 30th
Other early decision plan Not reported Not reported
Transfer February 28th May 30th Yes

Tuition & Fees

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Tuition

5,540
In-province
5,540
Out-of-province
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Fees

810
Full-time student fees
10,572
Room & board
6,672
Room only
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Other Payment Considerations

Guaranteed tuition plan offered No
Tuition pre-payment plan No
Student groups that qualify for full or partial waiver of tuition Employees

Student Body

25,343
Total undergrad students
7%
Out-of-province students

Gender

Male (46.06%)
Female (53.94%)

Campus Life

Housing

Type
College-owned housing Yes
Housing requirements None
Housing options Co-ed housing
Disabled housing
Freshman car parking
% of undergrad students who live in college housing Not Reported

Student Activities

Student-run campus newspaper Checkmark
Drama/theatre group Checkmark
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Marching band Checkmark
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Campus events:
Convocation, Clubs' Day and Terry Fox Run

Student Services

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Women's center Checkmark
International students advisor Checkmark

Student Organizations

Greek fraternities
Greek sororities
Local fraternities
Local sororities
Most popular organizations:
The Peak Newspaper, orientation/peer leaders, Crisis line, Women's Centre and Simon Fraser Public Interest Research Group

Campus Security & Safety

24-hour emergency telephone/alarm services Checkmark
24-hour patrols by trained officers Checkmark
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Late-night transport/escort services Checkmark
Electronically-operated dormitory entrances Checkmark
Other Campus Security & Safety:
safe-walk stations, 24-hour safe study area

Athletics

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Men's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
Archery Checkmark No No
Badminton Checkmark No No
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Cheerleading Checkmark No No
Crew Checkmark No No
Cross-country Running No Checkmark Checkmark
Fencing Checkmark No No
Field Hockey No No No
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Golf No Checkmark Checkmark
Gymnastics No Checkmark No
Ice Hockey Checkmark No No
Lacrosse Checkmark No No
Rugby Checkmark No No
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Softball Checkmark No No
Squash Checkmark No No
Swimming And Diving No Checkmark Checkmark
Table Tennis Checkmark No No
Tennis Checkmark No No
Track And Field No Checkmark Checkmark
Ultimate Frisbee Checkmark No No
Volleyball Checkmark No No
Water Polo Checkmark No No
Wrestling No Checkmark Checkmark
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Women's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
Archery Checkmark No No
Badminton Checkmark No No
Basketball Checkmark Checkmark Checkmark
Cheerleading Checkmark No No
Crew Checkmark No No
Cross-country Running No Checkmark Checkmark
Fencing Checkmark No No
Field Hockey Checkmark No No
Football Checkmark No No
Golf Checkmark Checkmark No
Gymnastics Checkmark No No
Ice Hockey Checkmark No No
Lacrosse No No No
Rugby Checkmark No No
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Squash Checkmark No No
Swimming And Diving No Checkmark Checkmark
Table Tennis Checkmark No No
Tennis Checkmark No No
Track And Field No Checkmark Checkmark
Ultimate Frisbee Checkmark No No
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Water Polo Checkmark No No
Wrestling No Checkmark Checkmark

Faculty

975
Total Faculty
22:1
Student-Faculty Ratio
Full-time - 963
Part-time - 12
Male - 615
Female - 360