Apply to REM
We are no longer accepting applications for the Fall 2015 term.
We will start accepting applications for the Fall 2016 term starting on 1 October, 2015. All applications must be completed by 25 January, 2016.
Canadian applicants who are also applying for a SSHRC or NSERC must complete their online application to enter the MRM or Ph.D. program no later than 15 January, 2016. This includes all documents the applicant needs to upload and three references.
Most applicants will be contacted with our decision in March and April. In some cases it can take longer to make a final decision. Please be patient. All applicants will be contacted via e-mail as soon as a decision is made.
Application to REM
We now require that all documents be uploaded into SFU’s online application system. Do not send us paper copies. Only those applicants who have been offered admission into the MRM or Ph.D. programs are required to submit original paper transcripts.
Step 1. Fill out online application form & pay application fee
Step 2. Upload all transcripts, CV, Statement of Interest into the application system
Step 3. Provide names and e-mails for three referees. They will receive an e-mail which will allow them to log into SFU’s application system and complete an reference electronically.
* Ph.D. applicants must arrange for official GRE scores to be submitted
* Applicants whose native language is not English must arrange to have IELTS or TOEFL scores to be submitted
* Applicants who are interested in the planning stream have to apply for entrance into the regular MRM program and, once accepted, switch into the planning stream.
Applicants must apply online, click here to access our online application system. Note: there is an application fee of CA$90 (CA$125 for applicants submitting any transcripts from a non-Canadian University) which needs to be paid by credit card (MasterCard or Visa) in order to complete the online application. Applicants without access to a credit card can pay these fees in person, through online banking or by wire transfer. It is very important that the student number and student name is received with the wire transfer. See http://students.sfu.ca/fees/howtopay for more details.
Ensure that you will meet the prerequisite for knowledge about statistics before you enter REM; there are no exceptions allowed.
International Students - Send TOEFL and TWE results to SFU. For more information see the Dean of Grad Studies Website. SFU code: 0999, REM code: 46
Ph.D. applicants submit GRE scores (general test) as part of their application. SFU code: 0999, REM code 0110
All information sent to the School will be held in a file in the applicant’s name. Any application documents the applicant submits property of the School. We do not return them to unsuccessful applicants.