Admissions

Application Information

These dealines are for admission to the following Fall (September) semester.

Application Period Opens:   October 1, 2017
Application Period Closes:   January 07, 2018
Supporting Documents Deadline:   January 15, 2018
References Deadline:   January 15, 2018

Online Application Process

Please Note:
  • We admit only for the Fall (September) semester.
  • You are not require to find a supervisor before applying to any of the graduate programs. If you are admitted to one of our graduate programs, you will be assigned a supervisor.
  • We do not require GRE test results.
  • Unofficial transcripts and other requried documents are to be uploaded to the online application. 
  • Letters of reference are submitted through the online application system by the referees directly. Once your application is submitted, an automatic email will be sent to your referees with complete instructions for submitting their letters of reference.
  • Please do not mail hard copies to the department (unofficial transcripts, cv, references, unofficial language scores)
  • Official transcripts are only required when an offer has been made. If offered, please send 1 copy of each Official Transcirpt from your Post-Seconday Institution(s) to the Department, Attention: Graduate Admissions.

General Information 

US and International

Please see our Department Graduate Program Brochure for more details

Financial Support

Teaching and Research Assistantships are available to students under the following departmental policy. Most TA work is performed in our open workshop for undergraduates. There are also a number of competitive scholarships and fellowships available. Generally we accept only students for whom some combination of TA and RA work is available to provide full support.

For further information, please contact:

Graduate Program Secretary stat_grad_sec@sfu.ca