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List Rules People on this list must have gone to Simon Fraser University and be of some renown.

List of famous alumni from Simon Fraser University, with photos when available. Prominent graduates from Simon Fraser University include celebrities, politicians, business people, athletes and more. This list of distinguished Simon Fraser University alumni is loosely ordered by relevance, so the most recognizable celebrities who attended Simon Fraser University are at the top of the list. This directory is not just composed of graduates of this school, as some of the famous people on this list didn't necessarily earn a degree from Simon Fraser University.

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This list answers the questions “Which famous people went to Simon Fraser University?” and “Which celebrities are Simon Fraser University alumni?”

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Paul Watson is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Simon Fraser University Alumni
Paul Watson Activist Paul Franklin Watson is a Canadian environmental activist, who founded the Sea Shepherd Conservation Society, a direct action group focused on marine conservation. The Toronto native joined a ...more

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Gordon Campbell is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Simon Fraser University Alumni
Gordon Campbell Politician, Real estate development, Teacher Gordon Muir Campbell OBC, is a Canadian diplomat and politician who was the 35th Mayor of Vancouver from 1986 to 1993 and the 34th Premier of British Columbia from 2001 to 2011. He was the ...more

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Margaret Trudeau is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Simon Fraser University Alumni
Margaret Trudeau Margaret Joan Sinclair Trudeau Kemper is the former wife of Pierre Trudeau, the 15th Prime Minister of Canada. She is an author, actress, photographer and former television talk show hostess. ...more

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Brent Loken is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Simon Fraser University Alumni
Brent Loken Conservationist Brent Loken is an ecologist, social scientist, conservationist, and social entrepreneur. He is co-founder and executive director of the NGO, Integrated Conservation. He currently resides in ...more

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Mobina Jaffer is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous Simon Fraser University Alumni
Mobina Jaffer Barrister, Solicitor, Lawyer Mobina S. B. Jaffer, QC is a Canadian Senator representing British Columbia. She is the first South Asian woman appointed to the Upper House. Born to an Indian family living in Africa, Jaffer ...more

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Rachel Marsden is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous Simon Fraser University Alumni
Rachel Marsden Commentator, Author Rachel Marsden is a conservative political columnist, television commentator and university lecturer, originally from Canada but now based in Paris where she has lived since 2009. A fluent ...more

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Ujjal Dosanjh is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous Simon Fraser University Alumni
Ujjal Dosanjh Politician, Lawyer Ujjal Dev Singh Dosanjh PC QC, is a Canadian lawyer and politician. He served as 33rd Premier of British Columbia from 2000 to 2001 and as a Liberal Party of Canada Member of Parliament from ...more

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Justin Kripps is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous Simon Fraser University Alumni
Justin Kripps Bobsleigher, Athlete Justin Kripps is a Canadian bobsledder who has competed since 2006. He won his first Bobsleigh World Cup race in the men's four bob at the meeting in Cortina d'Ampezzo, Italy, January 2008 ...more

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Sam Sullivan is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous Simon Fraser University Alumni
Sam Sullivan Politician Sam Sullivan, CM is a Canadian politician currently serving as the MLA for Vancouver-False Creek. Previously, he served as the 38th mayor of Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada and has been ...more

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Joel Bakan is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous Simon Fraser University Alumni
Joel Bakan Film Producer, Author, Law professor Joel Conrad Bakan is a Canadian writer, jazz musician, filmmaker, and professor at the University of British Columbia Faculty of Law. Born in Lansing, Michigan and raised for most of his ...more

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Hayley Wickenheiser is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous Simon Fraser University Alumni
Hayley Wickenheiser Ice Hockey Player, Athlete Hayley Wickenheiser OC is a women's ice hockey player from Canada. She was the first woman to play full-time professional hockey in a position other than goalie. Wickenheiser is a member of the ...more

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Jim Chu is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous Simon Fraser University Alumni
Jim Chu Jim Chu, O.O.M. is the Chief Constable of the Vancouver Police Department. On June 21, 2007, Jim Chu was named as the successor of Chief Constable Jamie Graham, who retired in August. Chu is the ...more

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Terry Fox is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous Simon Fraser University Alumni
Terry Fox Athlete Terrance Stanley "Terry" Fox CC OD was a Canadian athlete, humanitarian, and cancer research activist. In 1980, with one leg having been amputated, he embarked on a cross-Canada run to ...more

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Stephano Barberis is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous Simon Fraser University Alumni
Stephano Barberis Music video director Stephano Barberis is a Canadian music video director, known for his work directing music videos. By Autumn of 2013, Barberis has received 25 'Director Of The Year' Awards, including a Leo Award, ...more

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Andrew Kumar is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous Simon Fraser University Alumni
Andrew Kumar Information Technology Consultant, Web design, User experience design Design, Technology and Marketing Consultant in the greater Vancouver area.

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Glen Suitor is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous Simon Fraser University Alumni
Glen Suitor Sports commentator Glen Suitor was a defensive back who played eleven seasons for the Saskatchewan Roughriders of the Canadian Football League. He ranks among the CFL all-time leaders in interceptions with 51. ...more

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Peter L. Hurd is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous Simon Fraser University Alumni
Peter L. Hurd Peter L. Hurd is an academic specialising in biology. He is an Associate Professor aligned to the Department of Psychology's Biocognition Unit, and the University's Centre for Neuroscience at ...more

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Rena Heer is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous Simon Fraser University Alumni
Rena Heer Journalist, TV Journalist Rena Heer is a Canadian television personality on CP24 as of February 2009. From January 28, 2008 to June 6, 2008, she handled weather along with Jeff Hutcheson on CTV's Canada AM which was a ...more

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Brent Charleton is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous Simon Fraser University Alumni
Brent Charleton Brent Charleton is a Canadian-New Zealand professional basketball player. He played for the New Zealand Breakers in the Australian National Basketball League. Charleton attended Carson Graham ...more

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David Usher is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous Simon Fraser University Alumni
David Usher Singer-songwriter David Usher is a British-born Canadian musician, best selling author, keynote speaker and activist.

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Roy Miki is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous Simon Fraser University Alumni
Roy Miki Poet, Scholar Roy Akira Miki, CM OBC FRSC is a Canadian poet and scholar. Born in Winnipeg, Manitoba to second generation Japanese-Canadian parents, he attended the University of Manitoba, the University of ...more

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Farhan Lalji is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous Simon Fraser University Alumni
Farhan Lalji Sports commentator Farhan Lalji is a Vancouver-based sports reporter for TSN. He previously anchored SportsDesk between 1997 and 2000. He graduated from Simon Fraser University in liberal arts with a minor in ...more

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Dean Valli is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous Simon Fraser University Alumni
Dean Valli Dean Valli is an offensive lineman with the Canadian Football League's British Columbia Lions. Valli attended Simon Fraser University and played for their football team, the Simon Fraser Clan. ...more

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Kelly Sheridan is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous Simon Fraser University Alumni
Kelly Sheridan Voice acting Kelly Sheridan is a Canadian voice actress based in Vancouver, British Columbia. She has provided numerous voices for cartoons and Japanese anime series. She is best known for being the voice ...more

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Paul Janz is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous Simon Fraser University Alumni
Paul Janz Musician, Singer-songwriter, Singer Paul Janz is a Canadian theologian, and formerly a prominent singer-songwriter of pop rock music in the mainstream and contemporary Christian markets. He is known for such hits as "Every ...more

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Ken Lum is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Famous Simon Fraser University Alumni
Ken Lum Artist Kenneth Robert Lum is a Canadian artist. Working in a number of media including painting, sculpture and photography, his art ranges from conceptual in orientation to representational in ...more

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Jasmine Glaesser is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Famous Simon Fraser University Alumni
Jasmine Glaesser Athlete Jasmin Glaesser is a German-Canadian cyclist. Glaesser was part of the Canadian team that won bronze medals at the 2012 London Olympics in the women's team pursuit. She was also part of the team ...more

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Angus Reid is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Famous Simon Fraser University Alumni
Angus Reid Angus Reid is a former offensive lineman who played in the Canadian Football League. Reid went to Simon Fraser University and played for the Simon Fraser Clan. He began his career with the ...more

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Craig Larman is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Famous Simon Fraser University Alumni
Craig Larman Computer scientist Craig Larman is a Canadian computer scientist specializing in Iterative and incremental development, Agile software development, Object-oriented analysis, Object-oriented design, and agile ...more

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Shad K. is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Famous Simon Fraser University Alumni
Shad K. Guitarist, Rapper Shadrach Kabango, better known by his stage name Shad or Shad K., is a Canadian hip hop artist and broadcaster. He was named as the new host of the CBC Radio One program Q in March 2015.

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Carmen Rodríguez is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Famous Simon Fraser University Alumni
Carmen Rodríguez Carmen Rodríguez is a Chilean-Canadian author, poet, educator, political social activist, and a founding member of Aquelarre Magazine. Along with her husband and daughters, she fled to ...more

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Lui Passaglia is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Famous Simon Fraser University Alumni
Lui Passaglia Lui Passaglia is a former professional Canadian football player. Passaglia was the placekicker/punter for the BC Lions of the Canadian Football League for a record-breaking 25 years and scored ...more

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Barry Penner is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Famous Simon Fraser University Alumni
Barry Penner Lawyer Barry Penner, QC is a former politician in the Canadian province of British Columbia. He served as a Member of the Legislative Assembly of British Columbia for Chilliwack-Hope for 16 years. He ...more

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Bret Anderson is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Famous Simon Fraser University Alumni
Bret Anderson Bret Anderson is a free agent placekicker and slotback who has played his entire career for the BC Lions of the Canadian Football League. Anderson is 6'3" and 215 lbs. He has played 10 ...more

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Heather Doerksen is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Famous Simon Fraser University Alumni
Heather Doerksen Actor, Voice acting Heather Doerksen is a Canadian actress who has appeared on stage, and on screen alongside such actors as Kathy Bates, William H. Macy, Christopher Lloyd, and Jessica Alba. She has voiced many ...more

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Dean Haglund is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Famous Simon Fraser University Alumni
Dean Haglund Actor Dean Haglund is a Canadian actor known for the role of Richard "Ringo" Langly, one of the Lone Gunmen on The X-Files. Haglund is also a stand-up comedian, specializing in ...more

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Doug Brown is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Famous Simon Fraser University Alumni
Doug Brown American football player Douglas Gordon Brown is a retired National Football League and Canadian Football League defensive tackle. He played college football at Simon Fraser University. Brown won the CFL's Most ...more

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Calvin Chen is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Famous Simon Fraser University Alumni
Calvin Chen Model, Actor, Singer Calvin Chen is a Taiwanese singer and actor. He is a member of the boy band Fahrenheit. His stage name is a homophone of his birth name.

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Elaine Bernard is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Famous Simon Fraser University Alumni
Elaine Bernard Writer Elaine Bernard is the executive director of the Labor and Worklife Program at Harvard Law School and a prominent member of the Democratic Socialists of America. She is also a member of the ...more

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Carol Huynh is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Famous Simon Fraser University Alumni
Carol Huynh Athlete Carol Huynh is a Canadian freestyle wrestler. Huynh was the first gold medalist for Canada in women's wrestling and was the first gold medalist for Canada at the 2008 Beijing Olympics. She is ...more

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Erin Cumpstone is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list Famous Simon Fraser University Alumni
Erin Cumpstone Erin Cumpstone is a Canadian softball catcher. She began playing softball at age seven, and is a student at Simon Fraser University. She was a part of the Canadian Softball team who finished 9th ...more

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Doug Roxburgh is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list Famous Simon Fraser University Alumni
Doug Roxburgh Golfer Doug Roxburgh is a Canadian accountant, champion amateur golfer, and golf administrator. He has won the Canadian Amateur Championship four times, the B.C. Amateur Championship a record 13 times, ...more

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Crawford Kilian is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list Famous Simon Fraser University Alumni
Crawford Kilian Novelist, Writer Crawford Kilian is a Canadian novelist and a college professor. He is also the former public education columnist for the Vancouver Province newspaper. Kilian holds an undergraduate degree from ...more

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Gillian Findlay is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list Famous Simon Fraser University Alumni
Gillian Findlay Journalist, TV Journalist Gillian Findlay is a Canadian television journalist who has worked for the CBC and ABC. She studied history and literature at Simon Fraser University and she holds a diploma in broadcast ...more

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Anind Dey is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list Famous Simon Fraser University Alumni
Anind Dey Computer scientist Anind Dey is a computer scientist. He is the Charles M. Geschke Director of the Human-Computer Interaction Institute at Carnegie Mellon University. His research interests lie at the intersection ...more

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Barry Beyerstein is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list Famous Simon Fraser University Alumni
Barry Beyerstein Psychologist Barry L Beyerstein was a scientific skeptic and professor of psychology at Simon Fraser University in Burnaby, British Columbia. Beyerstein's research explored brain mechanisms of perception and ...more

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Sharyn Clough is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list Famous Simon Fraser University Alumni
Sharyn Clough Philosopher Sharyn Clough is an associate professor of Philosophy at Oregon State University. Her specialties are philosophy of science, epistemology, contemporary pragmatism, and feminist theory. Clough ...more

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Madeleine Thien is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list Famous Simon Fraser University Alumni
Madeleine Thien Novelist, Writer Madeleine Thien is a Canadian short story writer and novelist. Born in Vancouver, British Columbia, she was educated at Simon Fraser University and the University of British Columbia. Thien was ...more

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Sonija Kwok is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list Famous Simon Fraser University Alumni
Sonija Kwok Actor Sonija Kwok is a Hong Kong actress, currently works for TVB. She was born in Hong Kong and is of mixed 3/4 Cantonese and 1/4 English parentage. Kwok immigrated to Vancouver, Canada from Hong ...more

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Rick Goltz is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list Famous Simon Fraser University Alumni
Rick Goltz American football player Ricardo Eugene Goltz is a former NFL and CFL player. He played his college football at Simon Fraser University in Burnaby, British Columbia. In 1978 he was drafted by his hometown B.C. Lions ...more