When to apply to full-time programs:
- Applications for Winter 2015 opened Aug. 1, 2014.
- Applications for Spring 2015 and Fall 2015 opened Oct. 15, 2014.
- Applications for Winter 2016 open June 3, 2015.
Admission requirements and selection criteria
Each full-time program has specific academic requirements you must meet to qualify for admission. Some programs also require submission of additional selection criteria in the form of a resumé, essay, portfolio, mechanical aptitude test, career investigation, interview, etc.
Check the Admission and Selection page for an overview of requirements.
Select an admission type from the drop-down box above for information specific to you or visit How to Apply for a step-by-step guide to the admission process.
All applicants must demonstrate English Language Proficiency prior to admission, including students educated in Canada. For information about meeting this mandatory requirement please see English Proficiency.
After you apply
Student Services will mail you a letter with your SAIT student ID number approximately four weeks after your application was submitted. Your next step is to log into your mySAIT account to monitor any updates to your application status. A decision will be made on your application within eight weeks of SAIT receiving it. If you are offered admission you will receive a letter in the mail.
Logging onto mySAIT.ca
Username: Your nine-digit SAIT student ID number
Password (by default): Your six-digit date of birth in the format of ddmmyy
- Log in and click on the myApplication tab
- Select Check the status of your processed application
- Select Complete or display application
- Click on your program listed under Processed application
Final transcript deadline
You must submit your final transcripts to SAIT by the applicable deadline. If your final transcripts are not received by the deadline, your offer of admission will be cancelled.
|Program start date*||Final transcript deadline|
|May 4, 2015||April 1, 2015|
|Sep. 8, 2015||Aug. 1, 2015|
|Jan. 11, 2016||Dec. 1, 2015|
*Program start dates not listed above have a transcript deadline of one month before the start of classes.
Tuition payment deadline
You must get your financing in place and pay your tuition fee by the applicable deadline. If your tuition fee payment is not received by the deadline, your offer of admission will be cancelled.
|Program start date**||Tuition payment deadline|
|Jan. 5, 2015||Dec. 8, 2014|
|May 4, 2015||April 7, 2015|
|Sep. 8, 2015||Aug. 4, 2015|
|Jan. 11, 2016||Dec. 14, 2015|
**Program start dates not listed above have a tuition payment deadline of four weeks before the start of classes.
Review our Admission Information section or contact Student Services/Office of the Registrar. If you have questions about the selection process for a specific program, contact the academic school/department that offers the program.
- SAIT Polytechnic