Week of Welcome

Spring 2024 Week of Welcome

Residence Week of Welcome is an opportunity for all residents to meet your new neighbours, explore the area and city you live in, and prepare for the upcoming term. Residence Week of Welcome programming is open to all residents. We look forward to meeting you! Keep your eyes on your email for more information.


  • Get your SFU ID activated
  • Check yout SFU email inbox often  
  • Get your SFU student photo ID
  • Upon move in do your room inventory
  • Get to know your community and who to contact
  • Get to know your Community advisors and Residence Life coordinators

Week Of Welcome Events

Move-In Trivia Night

Thursday, January 4 @7PM 

Location: East Tower Multipurpose Room 

Welcome to Move-In Day Trivia Night — where fun, friends, and brainpower collide! Join us for an unforgettable evening of lively competition, laughter, and fantastic prizes. Get ready to test your wits and enjoy a night of smart fun. Let the games begin!

Friday Bingo Music

Friday, January 5 @7PM

Location: East Tower Multipurpose Room

Experience the rhythm of fun at our Music Bingo Night! Groove to your favorite tracks, mark them on your bingo card, and compete for fantastic prizes. Join us for a night of musical delight and bingo competition – where every beat brings you closer to winning big!

SFU Men's Basketball Vs. Western Oregon

Saturday, January 6 @7PM

Location: SFU West Gym

Get ready for a ballin’ night of SFU basketball as they hit the court for a thrilling showdown against Western Oregon! Join us for some fast-paced action, and an unforgettable evening of sportsmanship. Dress up in your best SFU Swag and warm up those voices to cheer on the team to victory!

Other SFU and FIC Orientations

SFU Welcome Day

Learn more

FIC orientation

Welcome Guides for International + Newcomer Students

Graduate Orientation