Welcome to Simon Fraser University!
This is your online Pre-Arrival Guide. It will outline the steps you will need to take, as an international, exchange or study abroad student, before you arrive at the university. You can find the steps in order, on the right hand side of this page.
All international, exchange and study abroad students, visiting scholars, faculty, independent visiting students, and their families are encouraged to contact us. For more information about resources that are available, please visit the International Student Advising and Programs website.
Programs and services we offer:
- Orientation programming for all new international, exchange and study abroad students
- Advising on non-academic topics, including immigration, health insurance, employment and transition
- Mentorship and support programming
- Workshops and social events to enhance the university experience
- Referrals to other services and resources both on and off campus