SAIT Wellness Centre closed June 6
The SAIT Wellness Centre will be closed Tuesday, June 6 due to overhead crane work on the East Hall residence building. Normal operations will resume Wednesday, June 7.
Campus Centre Redevelopment project
🚧 SAIT Wellness Centre closure The SAIT Wellness Centre will be closed Monday, June 26 through Tuesday, Aug. 22 to replace the temporary gym flooring currently in the facility and complete some exterior concrete work.
Apologies for the inconvenience. We’ll be back up and running before you know it.
Due to the closure, campus athletic and recreation fees for the Summer 2023 term will be waived. If these fees have already been paid, a refund will be issued automatically. No action is required.
Athletics and Recreation is also exploring options for alternative recreation activities on campus throughout the spring and summer.
Learn more about the Campus Centre Redevelopment project
The temporary home of SAIT's Wellness Centre is open to current SAIT and AUArts students and employees. The facility is located behind the East Hall residence on SAIT's main campus and is about 15,000 square feet. It features cardio machines, free weights and a full-size basketball court. Please note: The current court flooring is temporary. New flooring will be installed this summer so it can also be used for badminton and volleyball.
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Locker rooms are equipped with day lockers, showers and washrooms. Phone lockers are available at reception. The structure was designed to ensure barrier-free access.
The Wellness Centre facility will remain in place while a new building is constructed on the site of Campus Centre.
As large as the facility is, not everything from the Campus Centre location can fit inside. The Campus Centre Redevelopment project team and Athletics and Recreation are exploring additional opportunities for recreation resources on campus throughout the project. Hang tight for table tennis!
Wellness Centre hours:
|Monday – Friday||6 am – 11 pm|
|Weekends||8 am – 10 pm|
Summer hours (July and August):
|Monday – Friday||6 am – 10 pm|
|Weekends||8 am – 8 pm|
Contact the Wellness Centre
Cohos Commons Field
Cohos Commons Field turf replacement and closure
⚽ SAIT is replacing the turf on the Cohos Commons Field The field will be closed starting the week of May 1 through the end of July. The field will reopen to coincide with SAIT’s soccer program startup in August.
The existing turf has reached end of life. The turf product selected (FieldTurf) meets SAIT’s objectives to provide a FIFA quality soccer field with a superior playing surface that will also attract potential guests to our field. The project will include improvements to the underlay and field drainage. The project team is currently exploring options to recycle or repurpose the old turf.
Questions? Contact Helpline
Cohos Commons field is open to current SAIT and AUArts students and staff for drop-in access, April through October, 8 am to 8 pm, weather and event dependent. League, team sports and structured athletic training are not permitted.
The SAIT Trojans are proud to now offer a variety of free fitness experiences ranging from high-intensity cardio to restorative relaxation classes.
All fitness activities can be suited to any fitness level.