An insider’s look at on-campus deals
From hot dogs to gourmet student-prepared meals, SAIT has you covered
Whether you're preparing for your first day of classes at SAIT or your "last" first day of classes, here are some deals around campus to help you start your year off right.
Two favourite words for a student come together — free and pancakes. On Tuesday, Sept. 4, our Alumni and Development team is putting on its Welcome to the Family Pancake Breakfast for all students and apprentices. Alumni will be serving pancakes and welcoming new students to our family inside the Johnson-Cobbe building from 8:30 - 11 am. Be sure to bring your student eCard.
SAIT's Great Big Book Sale
To finish off week two of First8, head over to SAIT's Great Big Book Sale on Friday, Sept. 7 from 9 am - 3 pm in the Irene Lewis Atrium of the Stan Grad Centre. You'll be able to stock up on all sorts of donated books, including fiction books, cookbooks and even textbooks. All proceeds will go to families in need during SAITSA's Adopt-a-Family initiative in December.
Home of the $2 hot dog
The SAITSA Station Market offers their famous $2 hot dogs year round. Located in the Senator Burns building, the Station Market sold more than 50,000 hot dogs last year — if you were to put them end to end they would reach the top of Mount Everest! Be sure to pop down before, between or after classes to see what all the hype is about.
Support your fellow students
Get great eats from our Professional Cooking and Baking and Pastry Arts students at the 4Nines. Enjoy grab-and-go items on our new breakfast menu and pick up a loyalty card from the cashier — after seven breakfasts you get your eighth for free!
Grab a beautiful cake or pick up quality cuts of meat from the Market Place while you're at it.
The Odyssey Coffeehouse
Fancy a space to hang out with friends, get homework done or simply enjoy a latte in a relaxing environment? Head over to the Odyssey Coffeehouse located in the Campus Centre. They have deals every weekday that will get you a meal and a coffee or tea. On Thursdays, you can get a grilled cheese sandwich with your hot beverage for just $6.25!
Tickets, ski passes, movies, wings, shows and more!
Looking for tickets to a Flames game? On the hunt for a discounted day on the slopes this winter? How about a night at the movies with some extra cash for popcorn? SAITSA offers discounted prices on tickets!
Did someone say Wing Wednesday? Get 1lb of wings for only $5 after 3 pm. In addition to daily food and drink specials, you can stop by the Gateway and take in free shows.