Welcome to the SFU Chaplaincy!

University is a key moment of life. It is more important now than ever to deepen your faith. We truly look forward to knowing you, to sharing life’s joys and struggles with you, and to help you with directions in your faith journey.

Mass Time

  • Fall & Winter terms: Tuesday, Wednesday & Thursday, 12:30 p.m. 
    Our daily Mass on Feb 11, 12 & 13 will be Tuesday in WMC 2532, Wednesday in WMC 2507, and Thursday in RCB 7100. Please keep following the announcement as the location might be changed every week
    *** Due to flooding on January 14 the Interfaith Centre, where the Catholic Chaplaincy is located, is closed for the next month.
    *** During this period, the chaplaincy team is available for the sacrament of reconciliation and student counselling in Maggie Bentson room 1304. 
    *** Fr. Julio can be reached by email (frjuliolagos@gmail.com) or phone (604-653-3007).
    *** Lioba can be reached by email (catholicchaplaincy@sfu.ca) or phone (778-898-2871


  • Summer time: Every Thursday at 12:30 pm 

Confessions & Spiritual Direction

  • Tue. & Thu., 10:30 a.m.- 3:30 p.m. (Wed., before & after Mass or by appointment)

Rite of Christian Initiation of Adults

If you are seeking the living God and wish to enter into the way of faith, or are a baptized Catholic who wishes to reconnect with your faith, this program is for you.
RCIA is a process of reflection, prayer, instruction, discernment, and formation in the Catholic Christian faith.

Where to find us

On the Burnaby campus, the Interfaith Centre is located in AQ3200, on the east concourse of the Academic Quadrangle (AQ), between Renaissance Coffee  and the Mackenzie Cafeteria.

We are also located on the Vancouver (Harbour Centre, Room 7021) and Surrey (Temporary Chaplaincy Space, Room 3068) campuses.