SAIT Update 12.21.2020
Wishing you a safe and happy holidays
❄️ Get in the spirit! Watch as members of the SAIT community share their favourite holiday traditions.
🎁 Check out SAIT's 2020 silver linings playbook and wrap the year with nine things that still made the year sparkle #hereatSAIT.
📑 Reminder: SAIT is closed Dec. 25 – 31 for the winter break and Friday, Jan. 1 for New Year's Day.
📑 Reminder: Campus is closed through Monday, Jan. 11 at 7 am — no classes, no in-person services, no access to buildings. Any exceptions will be only to accommodate essential services and initiatives such as exams, textbook pick-up and specific classes already approved to be on-campus to support program completion.
Support during the break
Student Development and Counselling will close for the holidays Thursday, Dec. 24 and will reopen Monday, Jan. 4.
If you need support during the holidays, please don’t hesitate to reach out.
- Connect with these community resources.
- Refer to this list of free support resources in Calgary and across Canada.
- There are also self-help tools and resources available to students.
Apply to graduate
All students in credit programs must apply to graduate to receive their credential. If you've finished your courses or plan to complete your program in December 2020, you must apply by Thursday, Dec. 31 to be eligible for winter conferral on Feb. 26, 2021.
If you miss this deadline or will complete your program in Winter 2021, you will need to apply for the spring conferral.
Get together and play: Join SAIT's eGaming League
🎮 Looking to connect with classmates over the holiday break? Join SAIT's eGaming League for some fun and friendly competition online — games include League of Legends, Valorant and Rocket League. Find out more and register.
Use your head and stop the spread of COVID-19
Over the upcoming winter break, please keep in mind what you do off campus also affects life on campus. Continue to follow safety protocols. Stay up-to-date with current public health measures, including mandatory restrictions in place through to at least Jan. 12.
Coming up in the calendar
📅 Pride at SAIT Virtual Festivus Film Party | Wednesday, Dec. 23, 3:30 – 5:30 pm
📑 Winter break (institute closed) | Friday, Dec. 25 – Thursday, Dec. 31
📑 New Year's Day (institute closed) | Friday, Jan. 1
📑 Add/Drop period for most full-time programs | Monday, Jan. 11 – Friday, Jan. 22
Find more important dates for 2020/21.