Meet the Graduate Student Society: Advocacy, services and how to get involved!
Events from the Interfaith Centre as well as a Grad specific event from one of the IFC Groups.
The GSS work-search webinar series Zoom recording link
Wellness & Safety
Reminder from SFU’s Campus Public Safety
Common Areas Safety Plan
SFU has released a comprehensive safety plan for SFU’s common areas, which you can find here. For students planning to return to campus, a list of open study areas and lounges is included as an appendix to the plan. Please note this list is subject to change depending on compliance with established safety measures. Safety and Risk Services is working with Facilities Services to map campus study areas and lounges, and to add them to the SFU Snap app.
Non-US international students who want to travel to a destination outside Canada and return to Canada
TransLink implementing mandatory face covering policy
Beginning Monday, August 24, non-medical masks or face coverings will be required when on board transit vehicles. This mandate will support everyone in feeling more comfortable in continuing to use transit as our region continues to reopen. View online. For additional information on how to use transit right now, more details on the mask mandate and the Safe Operating Action Plan, please visit the Coronavirus Precautions page.
U-Pass BC Planning for Fall
As of September 1st, U-pass BC is back online and available to all the SFU students enrolled in the fall semester and currently residing in Metro Vancouver. For more information visit here.
GSS Online Education Survey Presentation
The GSS has released an analysis of our July survey that dealt with issues arising from online learning, along with recommendations to SFU departments and administration on how to make the student experience better. You can find the presentation here.
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