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.

Athletics highlights

  • 750+ All-Americans
  • 300+ national champions
  • 200+ CFL draft picks
  • 95 Olympians
  • 11 Olympic medals
  • 7000+ alumni


Established in 2014 with generous gifts from friends and supporters of Simon Fraser University Libraries, the SFU Library Undergraduate Student Award is intended to recognize and reward a full-time student who has volunteered or worked for the... more

Spark a young woman’s dream to excel in sport, and thrive as a community leader. The SFU Women’s Athletic Endowment provides support for the Women's Varsity Athletic Awards. Each year one award is...
Invest today and provide an exceptional academic and athletic experience to Canada’s future pros, champions and Olympians! Dr. Lorne Davies became the first athletic director and football coach at...