Student Services

As the center of campus community life, the Office of Student Services is an integral part of the educational mission of Fairleigh Dickinson University, Vancouver Campus. By offering a variety of programs, services and facilities that meet the needs of the FDU community, the office recreates an environment for individuals to interact and learn from one another. It also provides opportunities for student, faculty and staff involvement in campus life.
 
FDU–Vancouver values participatory decision making, self-directed activity and an open exchange of ideas. Through service to the campus community in volunteerism, and committees, FDU-Vancouver fosters interactive and developmental experiences in leadership and social responsibility. Furthermore, it enhances the students’ academic experience through an extensive array of cultural, educational, recreational, social and leadership programs - thus developing well-rounded, confident citizens of the world.

The Office of Student Services honors individuality and values diversity. It provides opportunities to celebrate traditions that will shape the University’s future. The office is committed to fostering a community that cultivates dedication and pride in the University community.

At FDU-Vancouver, you will be an integral part of an exciting new international learning community. Together, you and other students from Canada and around the world will work toward achieving your educational and career goals, sharing knowledge and forging Vancouver Students HALFlifelong friendships.

Housing: You may choose to live with a host family in Vancouver, one of the most culturally diverse cities in the world. Students living with host families have the opportunity to experience the city and its many resources through the eyes of its residents. Host families are often able to link students with other members of their cultural community. For more information about your housing choices, please see the Student Services Housing page.

Student Life: As a inaugural member of FDU-Vancouver’s student body, you will have a significant voice in the development of student life. You will help shape the kind of organizations, events and activities that will make your experiences at FDU rewarding and memorable.