MAKING AN IMPACT
SFU – Our distinctive west coast spirit challenges conventions, celebrates new ideas and embraces diversity. Established in 1965, we have become Canada’s leading comprehensive university, with three vibrant urban campuses and deeply rooted partnerships at home and around the world.
Named to the Times Higher Education list of 100 world universities under age 50, we are also the first and only Canadian member of the National Collegiate Athletic Association, the world’s largest college sports association.
- 37,000+ students
- 6,500 faculty and staff
- 170,000 proud alumni in 143 countries
- Canada’s first Fairtrade Gold campus
- World’s #1 university for impact on sustainable cities and communities (Times Higher Education 2020 University Impact Rankings)
- #7 among world’s top universities for our entrepreneurial spirit (World’s Universities with Real Impact 2020