Who We Are
At Student Engagement and Retention (SER) we collaborate to support and empower students to achieve their optimal education experience by providing and facilitating transformational and engaging opportunities that contribute to their overall development and prepare them for success in an ever-changing world. The Student Engagement Team develops and implements faculty-specific and University-wide programs, events, and initiatives to engage, develop, and retain SFU undergraduate students (i.e., transition programs, mentorship programs, and events designed to assist specific groups, such as college transfer students, mature students, etc.).
About the Role
The Coordinator, Student Engagement is responsible for planning, developing and implementing faculty-specific and University-wide programs, events, and initiatives to engage, develop, and retain undergraduate students at SFU. The position provides leadership in the development and implementation of strategies to enrich the undergraduate student experience. The role participates in the coordination and/or development of program advertisements and publicity, the planning and organization of events and conferences, and in liaisons with administrative and academic personnel, community members, and external organization personnel. The Coordinator, Student Engagement, manages program and event budgets by participating in the budget development process; preparing cost projections; and administering expenditures. The Coordinator recruits, trains, and supervises student ambassadors, co-op students, and/or volunteers involved in student activities. The position provides mentoring, guidance, and support to undergraduate student groups and clubs.