Meiyu Li was an outstanding PhD candidate who impressed all who knew her with her intelligence, generosity, enthusiasm and work ethic. Sadly, Meiyu passed away at the age of 27 in a car accident.
The success of our student-athletes is rooted in excellence. We're the only Canadian university offering a National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) experience, which means we attract and retain talent that may otherwise move to the U.S. to train.
SFU Athletics has 17 varsity teams including basketball, soccer, swimming and wrestling, as well as numerous clubs such as hockey, lacrosse, rowing and ruby.
- 750+ All-Americans
- 300+ national champions
- 200+ CFL draft picks
- 95 Olympians
- 11 Olympic medals
- 7000+ alumni