SFU Discounts and Perks

SFU staff enjoy a variety of discounts and perks being employed by a post-secondary government-funded institution. Here are some discounts that we've learned all of our members have access to:

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Home Insurance Discount

SFU staff get a TD home insurance discount.

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Paint Supplies

Benjamin Moore Paint Store at the bottom of the hill on Hastings. SFU staff get 40% off paint and a smaller discount on supplies.  Please have your SFU nametag and ID.


Central city mall

Mall discount

Surrey central mall will give discounts to staff with their nametag or ID. Type and amount of discount vary by store.


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Linked In Learning

SFU staff has access to Linked In learning. Enhance your skills with access to over 15,000 Business, Design and Tech online courses.


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SFU staff can also download and use a variety of software including Microsoft Office 365 and Adobe Creative Suite. Here's the full list: https://www.sfu.ca/itservices/technical/software.html


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CAUBO negotiates a limited number of national contracts for products and services to secure volume pricing as a benefit to members. As a CAUBO member, you have access to exclusive savings programs and value-added services.

The contracts are available as a member benefit to all administrative staff and faculty currently employed by CAUBO member universities and colleges for personal and business use. The contracts are not intended for students, alumni or retirees. Proof of employment (e.g. business card or employee ID) may be requested.


Campus specific discounts:

Burnaby Campus

Burnaby Campus

Verdant UniverCity

To maintain housing affordability for SFU's faculty and staff, Verdant will come with an innovative pricing program which will allow owners to purchase their residence at 20 percent below fair market prices, with three key conditions.

Scotiabank SFU Employee Offer

You can open a new bank account and be eligible for 6 months free banking**, a Scotiabank®* Gold American Express® card, a complimentary financial plan and more at the Scotiabank located at Cornerstone Mall.

SFU Dining Discounts with SFU ID

SFU Staff get discounts in the Dining Hall with SFU ID


Surrey Campus

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Surrey Parks & Recreation Membership

Continuing SFU staff who work at the Surrey campus get a Surrey Parks & Recreation Membership. Membership allows access to the City of Surrey-operated fitness centres, pools, weight rooms, swim sessions and non-registered aquatic/fitness programs.  

Mall discount

Surrey central mall will give discounts to staff with their nametag or ID. Type and amount of discount vary by store.


Vancouver Campus

Harbour Centre Mall

Harbour Centre Parkade

Harbour Centre parkade offers discounted rates for students, faculty, and staff after 4 pm.