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Current Students

Whether you're just starting out in your first semester or finishing your last and getting ready to graduate, you are now well on your way to establishing an exciting new career. Here you'll find the news and resources you need to be successful as a SAIT student. Check this page often for announcements and updates.


Nominate someone for a SAITSA Award

Instructor Excellence AwardsIt's time to celebrate what makes SAIT the amazing school that it is - the people.

Every day, students and faculty show their commitment to making the SAIT community a better place to learn, work and play. Honour these hardworking students and instructors by nominating them for a SAITSA award.

Student Awards

There are 11 student awards up for grabs, and each of them comes with a cash prize. Check out the complete list of awards and award criteria and nominate yourself or someone else.

Instructor Excellence Awards

So many SAIT instructors go above and beyond for their students. Let them know they make a difference with an Instructor Excellence Award nomination.

See if your instructor made the list last year.

29 days of happiness

Improve your happiness and wellbeing this February — sign up to get positive ideas and tactics delivered to your inbox for the whole month.

All SAIT students and staff are invited to participate in 29 Days of Happiness. You'll receive daily emails suggesting proven actions, thoughts and tools to promote happiness and wellbeing. You'll also get updates on uplifting campus activities and events.

To register, email

Over $10,000 in prizes but first...take a selfie!

Now's your chance to be part of an historic photo mosaic commemorating SAIT's centennial year - and to win amazing prizes while you're at it!

Watch the mosaic grow online as photos are added and the hidden image gradually reveals itself. During SAIT's centennial year, the mosaic will be installed for permanent display in the Irene Lewis Atrium.

How to enter

Students, watch for each contest on @SAIT.SA Instagram, snap that selfie and share it on Instagram with both #SAIT100 and #WIN between Jan. 4 and Feb. 8 to be entered to win one of 10 amazing prizes. Nine contests means nine bonus prizes too, and as many entries into the grand prize draws!

The big winners will be drawn on Thursday, Feb. 11 in the Irene Lewis atrium, where the first 700 people will be treated to free lunch.

Now, about those prizes...

When we say grand prizes, we're not kidding around! Here's what you could win by taking a #SAIT100 selfie:

  1. $5,000 travel voucher
  2. $2,000 travel voucher
  3. $2,500 Pepsi / Dr. Pepper scholarship
  4. Ski package (includes Rock Star skis, ski passes, hotel stay - approximate value: $1,000) 
  5. $1,000 SAIT Swipe card (accepted at all participating outlets on campus)
  6. $500 SAITSA card 
  7. $500 SAIT Swipe card (accepted at all participating outlets on campus)
  8. 500 Car2Go minutes 
  9. $300 Chartwells Café Cash
  10. $300 Tim Hortons coffee card and gift basket

Entrants must be current SAIT students in good standing. See our full contest rules and regulations >>

See the enties so far on Instagram

Check your drinking: take the online survey to find out how your drinking habits compare to others your age. Check Your Drinking

Do you wonder if you drink more than other people your age? Check Your Drinking is a confidential online screening tool that can help you learn about your alcohol use and how it compares to other Canadian post-secondary students.

About the Check Your Drinking tool:

  • It's an anonymous survey that allows you to better understand your drinking habits in private and at no cost to you.
  • It only takes a few minutes to complete.
  • You receive a personalized report that helps you better understand your own situation and decide if you would benefit from changing your drinking habits.

Contact SAIT's Student Development and Counselling at 403.284.7023 or drop by MA 205, Heritage Hall if you have questions or would like to talk directly to a counsellor about your alcohol use.

Take the test now.

Download the new SAIT appGet the SAIT app 

Download SAIT's app for Apple iOS, Android and Kindle operating systems.

The app was designed with student feedback and has all new features including:

  • Remember me feature so you only have to log-in once to get your class schedules and grades;
  • Get directions to SAIT buildings from your current location;
  • Find hours of operation for food outlets and recreation facilities;
  • Stay connected to SAIT through Facebook, Twitter and YouTube.

For instructions on how to download the new app, visit the SAIT app page