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Acronyms are part of the vernacular you learn in a new space. Below is a list of some SFU acronyms and slang: please feel free to add your own.   
 
Acronyms are part of the vernacular you learn in a new space. Below is a list of some SFU acronyms and slang: please feel free to add your own.   
  
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== A  ==
  
 
the AQ: the Academic Quadrangle  
 
the AQ: the Academic Quadrangle  
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APSA: Administrative and Professional Staff Association  
 
APSA: Administrative and Professional Staff Association  
  
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== C  ==
  
 
CUPE: Canadian Union of Public Employees  
 
CUPE: Canadian Union of Public Employees  
  
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== D  ==
  
 
DAC: Diamond Alumni Center
 
DAC: Diamond Alumni Center
  
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== G  ==
  
 
GSC: Global Student Center
 
GSC: Global Student Center
  
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== H  ==
  
 
HRO: Human Rights Office  [http://www.sfu.ca/humanrights/ http://www.sfu.ca/humanrights/]  
 
HRO: Human Rights Office  [http://www.sfu.ca/humanrights/ http://www.sfu.ca/humanrights/]  
  
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== I  ==
 
ISAP: International Student Advising and Programming
 
ISAP: International Student Advising and Programming
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ISS: International Student Center
 
ISS: International Student Center
  
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== J  ==
  
 
JV: Journal Voucher  
 
JV: Journal Voucher  
  
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== M  ==
  
 
MBC: Maggie Benston Centre  
 
MBC: Maggie Benston Centre  
  
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== N  ==
  
 
NSERC: National Sciences and Engineering Research Council  
 
NSERC: National Sciences and Engineering Research Council  
  
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== S  ==
  
 
SCUTL: Senate Committee on University Teaching and Learning  
 
SCUTL: Senate Committee on University Teaching and Learning  
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SLC: Student Learning Commons h[http://learningcommons.sfu.ca/ ttp://learningcommons.sfu.ca]  
 
SLC: Student Learning Commons h[http://learningcommons.sfu.ca/ ttp://learningcommons.sfu.ca]  
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SFUDMG:  [[SFU Dank Memes Gang]]
  
 
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TAs: Teaching Assistants&nbsp;  
 
TAs: Teaching Assistants&nbsp;  
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UTF: University Teaching Fellow. as [http://www.sfu.ca/vpacademic/Committees_TaskForces/Ad_Hoc_Committees/VACTL.html found in each faculty].
 
UTF: University Teaching Fellow. as [http://www.sfu.ca/vpacademic/Committees_TaskForces/Ad_Hoc_Committees/VACTL.html found in each faculty].

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 Acronyms at SFU

Acronyms are part of the vernacular you learn in a new space. Below is a list of some SFU acronyms and slang: please feel free to add your own. 

A

the AQ: the Academic Quadrangle

APSA: Administrative and Professional Staff Association

C

CUPE: Canadian Union of Public Employees

D

DAC: Diamond Alumni Center

G

GSC: Global Student Center

H

HRO: Human Rights Office  http://www.sfu.ca/humanrights/

I

ISAP: International Student Advising and Programming

ISS: International Student Center

J

JV: Journal Voucher

M

MBC: Maggie Benston Centre

N

NSERC: National Sciences and Engineering Research Council

S

SCUTL: Senate Committee on University Teaching and Learning

SIMS: Student Information Management System  http://www.sfu.ca/sims 

SLC: Student Learning Commons http://learningcommons.sfu.ca

SFUDMG: SFU Dank Memes Gang


T

TAs: Teaching Assistants 

TLC: Teaching and Learning Centre http://www.sfu.ca/tlcentre 

TSSU: Teaching Support Staff Union: http://www.tssu.ca 


U

UTF: University Teaching Fellow. as found in each faculty.