CBC asked first year students moving into Simon Fraser University's residence to share a message with their parents — and then (without seeing each other's notes) the parents shared a message with their children, who are moving away from home for the first time.

Psychology student

Moving out

Samantha Sundby is moving from Sicamous, B.C. Her parents are Nichol and Howard. (Rafferty Baker/CBC)

Business Administration student

Moving out

Shailja Vashisth is moving from India. Her father is Shalendra. (Rafferty Baker/CBC)

Health Sciences student

Moving out

Keren Mithran is moving from Tanzania. Her father is Mathew. (Rafferty Baker/CBC)

Arts and Communications student

Moving out

Antonia Chan is moving from Hong Kong. Her mother is Teresa Leung. (Rafferty Baker/CBC)

Interactive Arts and Technology student

Moving out

Ryan Leckie is moving from Okotoks, Alberta. His parents are Ross and Audrey. (Rafferty Baker/CBC)

Criminology student

Moving out

Jessica Jones is moving from Richmond, B.C. Her parents are Paul and Amanda. Her younger brother is Cooper. (Rafferty Baker/CBC)

Computer Science student

Moving out

Surbhi Negi is moving from the United Arab Emirates. Her parents are Dharmendra and Anita. (Rafferty Baker/CBC)