Admissions

We are currently accepting applications to programs starting in Fall 2014. Space is still available in select programs starting in Spring 2014. We will start accepting applications on October 15, 2014 for Fall 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.

English proficiency

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
Jan. 6, 2014 Dec. 1, 2013
May 5, 2014 April 1, 2014
Sep. 2, 2014 Aug. 1, 2014

*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. 6, 2014 Dec. 9, 2013
May 5, 2014 April 7, 2014
Sep. 2, 2014 Aug. 5, 2014

**Program start dates not listed above have a tuition payment deadline of four weeks before the start of classes.

Questions?

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.