SAIT has welcomed international students from more than 140 different countries. As a global leader in applied education, we invite you to discover why SAIT is a top destination for international students from around the world.
Whether you’re a future or current international student, SAIT's International Centre will provide you with a supportive and inclusive environment from your arrival to beyond graduation. From admissions assistance to immigration advising to connecting you with academic supports and on-campus activities, we're here to help you succeed.
Book an appointment with us
If you are an international student currently enrolled in a SAIT program or an international student that is interested in applying to a program at SAIT and need support and/or information, please book an appointment with us.
Current international students
If you are an international student currently enrolled in a SAIT program and need support and/or information, please book an appointment with us at the link below.Book an appointment
Future international students
If you are an international student that is interested in applying to a program at SAIT and need support and/or information, please book an appointment with us at the link below.Book an appointment
Advisors for Future StudentsNeed support or have questions about applying to SAIT? Contact a regional Recruitment Advisor for more information!
Current Students Support Team
Got questions? Reach out to an International Student Advisor today!
International student support services
Planning to come to SAIT
- Airport Welcome
- Academic Readiness
- Pre-departure assistance
What to do when you get here
- Upon arrival assistance - how to adjust to living in Calgary
- Finances, work and life balance planning, career advancement.
Making friends and connections
- International student orientation
- Educational tours, workshops and tutorials
- Volunteer experiences within SAIT
- A variety of social and cultural activities
- Mental health support
- Information on Alberta Health Care
- Information on support organizations in Canada
- Cultural counselling
- Weekly Newsletters
- Virtual Workshops
- Virtual Webinars
- Workshops to obtain a post-graduate work permit (PGWP)
- Work placement opportunities
- Alumni events.
Partner InstitutionsAre you an international institution looking to partner with SAIT? Please contact us by completing the following form. Complete form
Hours of operation
The International Centre Office is currently only open to current and future students who require in-person services. For any other visitors, agents and potential students, we will continue to provide virtual and online support.
All hours are in Mountain Time (MT). Closed on Saturday, Sunday and statutory holidays.
Southern Alberta Institute of Technology
1301 - 16 Avenue NW
Calgary, Alberta, Canada