We’ve got you covered
Student support services at SAIT continue to be available online during on-campus restrictions in response to COVID-19.
Watch for virtual workshops and webinars, and reach out for support when needed — we’ve got you covered.
New to SAIT?
Hi and welcome! We know you’ll have lots of questions about student life before your first day. Get answers and insight through SAIT Start — an interactive introduction to all things SAIT.
Admissions and advising
Office of the Registrar
Check Freshdesk for answers to common questions. If you can't find what you're looking for, submit a ticket and you’ll be contacted by email. Once a ticket number is generated, your request has been received and you are in the queue.
You can also contact the Office of the Registrar by phone during regular business hours.
If you’ve already reached out to us, there’s no need to follow up — you will hear back.
Academic Coaching and Tutoring
Phone and virtual appointments with Academic Coaching and Tutoring are available Monday to Friday, 8 am to 4 pm. Call 403.284.8082 or email firstname.lastname@example.org or email@example.com to make an appointment.
Virtual Study Lounge
Study in a structured space, meet with your peers and learn expert study strategies — join the Virtual Study Lounge.
Academic Success Seminars
From study skills to time management, and from taking better notes to writing exams like a pro, success seminars are a great way to connect with an academic coach — check the schedule.
Looking for feedback on a writing assignment? Email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Reg Erhardt Library
Chat with the library online Monday to Friday, 9 am to 7 pm. Librarians are also taking appointments via video, voice or chat — make an appointment. Limited curbside pick-up is available for certain library materials.
The Transfer Options Coordinator is available to assist students via email advising and audio/video conferencing Monday to Friday, 8:30 am to 4 pm. Please contact email@example.com to make an appointment.
The SAIT Bookstore is offering online delivery, curbside pick up and in store access by appointment. Find what you need and have it shipped directly or purchase eBook versions of textbooks, if available. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
Get support through accommodations and services by connecting with an Accessibility Services advisor. Phone and online appointments are available Monday to Friday, 8 am to 4 pm. Call 403.774.5093 or email email@example.com to set up an appointment.
Contact Financial Advising for support and expert advice on loans, budgeting, Alberta Works funding and more. Phone and video appointments are available Monday to Friday, 8 am to 4 pm. Call 403.284.7054 or email firstname.lastname@example.org to set up an appointment.
👉 If you're a current SAIT student experiencing financial hardship, we may be able to help. Please contact email@example.com.
👉 External emergency funding options:
- Government of Alberta
- Government of Canada – Find financial help during COVID-19
- Government of Canada – EI Benefits
Career Advancement Services
A job search resource library and job board are accessible to current students and alumni through My Career Hub. Career Advisors are available for virtual appointments including email resumé reviews, practice interviews, LinkedIn profile reviews and career search techniques.
Career Advancement Services is also hosting monthly Virtual Career Conversations.
Health and well-being
SAIT Health Clinic
SAIT Health Clinic doctors are available for in-person and phone appointments. Call 403.284.8666 before visiting the clinic. All visitors will be screened in advance of entry.
Take the Alberta Health Services online self-assessment to determine if you should be tested for COVID-19. Call 8-1-1 for any health related concerns.
By observing this process, you will help protect patients currently in the clinic who may be pregnant, have ongoing respiratory issues or compromised immune systems.
Getting your annual flu shot is more important than ever. Contact your local pharmacy or physician to arrange for immunization — SAIT’s Health Clinic will not be offering flu shots this year.
Learn more about immunization eligibility and access through Alberta Health Services.
The Interfaith Centre is a community hub on campus and online. Support is available Monday to Friday, 9 am to 4 pm by text, phone, email and video messaging. Contact a chaplain.
Learn more about requesting an accommodation for a religious observance.
Student Development and Counselling
Your mental health is important. Student Development and Counselling is available for support by phone or online, from Monday to Friday, 8:30 am to 4:15 pm. Current students can contact 'Student Development and Counselling' through Teams, which is the quickest way to reach someone. You can also email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 403.284.7023 and leave a message.
A variety of self-help resources are available online. Plus, try these tips for healthy coping during times of uncertainty.
Students can also reach out directly to community resources for support, including:
- Calgary Distress Centre
Chat and text support available 24/7
Contact: 403.266.HELP (4357)
- Community Resource Team
Chat and text support available 24/7
- Family Violence Info Line
Call toll-free 24/7
Support available 24/7
Connect with community
Getting involved is good for you — stay social during COVID-19 #hereatSAIT. There are still lots of ways to connect with your community online:
- eGaming League
- English Conversation Partners
- LEADS — SAIT's Student Leadership Program
- Peer Mentorship Program
- Phi Theta Kappa Honour Society
- Pride at SAIT
- Saitsa — your students' association
- Student clubs
- Student Content Team
- Student Volunteer Program
- Study Abroad
Join in on social
Chinook Lodge Indigenous Resource Centre
Advising and support is available Monday to Friday, 8 am to 4 pm by phone at 403.210.4028 or email email@example.com.
Remember, even if you’re not physically on campus, you’re still part of the SAIT community.
Current information on SAIT's response to COVID-19 is available at sait.ca/covid19.