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Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences

The Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences (FASS) is the founding faculty of Simon Fraser University and promotes SFU’s commitment to providing people with the resources to think critically, challenge the status quo and engage communities.

SFU Economics ranks among the top Economics departments in Canada. We attract students from around the globe to engage in real-world questions and to understand how decisions are made.

You can help our English students develop a breadth of understanding and skills as they study how and why people communicate ideas.

History is not about memorizing dates and names. It’s about asking “what’s the story so far?”—the big picture of how and why things change.

Psychology relates to virtually every aspect of people's lives.

SFU’s Graduate Liberal Studies (GLS) Program is the only one of its kind in Canada.