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Facility Hours and Fees

COVID-19 update

With the health and safety of our students and employees top of mind, SAIT is following the Government of Alberta’s guidance specific to the COVID-19 pandemic.

Cohos Commons Field is now open to staff and students only for recreational drop-in free play every day from 8 am to 8 pm (weather dependent) — find details under Recreation facilities and hours on this page. The rest of SAIT Campus Centre remains closed.

Please stay tuned to our social media channels and sait.ca/covid19 for the most up to date information. We are adapting to changing conditions and working on a stage opening strategy.


Our facilities and conference spaces are available to students, faculty, staff alumni and the public.

SAIT Aquatic centre is closed until further notice. 

Recreation facilities and hours

Shower facilities and lockers are available to guests using our recreation facilities.

Wellness Centre

Treadmills in the gym area of SAIT's Wellness Centre

The SAIT Wellness Centre features a weight room with cardio and weightlifting equipment, six squash courts, a racquetball/wallyball court, spin studio, multi-purpose studio and full-stocked pro-shop. It also includes a double-sized gymnasium, which is home to the SAIT Trojans basketball and volleyball teams. 

Monday - Friday closed
Saturday - Sunday closed
Squash Courts

Six squash courts are available for SAIT students, staff, alumni, and the public to use. We take bookings beginning on Monday for the current week.

Drop-in rates apply for public users.

*Please note: the squash courts are closed until further notice. 



Located on the main level of Campus Centre, the SAIT arena is home to the SAIT Trojans men and women's hockey program and features an NHL-sized ice surface, spectator seating for 650 and the ability to stream games live online.

Arena hours 

Recreational skate Shinny hockey
Monday - Thursday closed closed

Cohos Commons Field

Students playing football on Cohos Commons field.

Cohos Commons Field is now open to staff and students only for recreational drop-in free play every day from 8 am to 8 pm (weather dependent). League or team sports, structured athletic training, external client groups and spectators are not permitted.

How to access Cohos Commons Field

Complete the daily campus access form (also available through SAITALERT app) and identify Cohos Commons Field as your location. Provide your student or employee number as required.

Do not come to Cohos Commons Field if:

  • you are not a student or staff member of SAIT
  • you display COVID-19 symptoms or are feeling unwell
  • you have travelled outside of Canada in the past 14 days
  • you are a close contact of someone who has tested positive for COVID-19
  • you are awaiting test results for COVID-19.

Be prepared to show your SAIT ID card when asked.

Stay safe and have fun
  • Adhere to provincial public health measures.
  • Keep group sizes to 10 people or fewer.
  • Maintain a physical distance of two meters from other people.
  • You’re encouraged to wear a mask outdoors, and masks are required indoors on SAIT campus.
  • Wear gloves when possible.
  • Wash your hands with soap and water before and after your activity and sanitize frequently.
  • Bring your own water and hand sanitizer.
  • Avoid touching your eyes, nose, mouth and face, and cover coughs and sneezes.
  • Bring and clean your own equipment — avoid handling or sharing equipment whenever possible.
  • Don’t gather or loiter in parking areas or public areas before, during or after your activity — leave SAIT as soon as you finish.
How we’re keeping you safe
  • Making sure our amenities, staff and patrons adhere to provincial public health measures.
  • Cleaning and disinfecting high touch areas including gates, benches and fencing.
  • Providing access to hand sanitizer and hand wash stations.

Cohos Commons field - SAIT's outdoor synthetic turf field - is the official home of the SAIT Trojans men and women's soccer teams. The field is suitable for soccer, football, ultimate Frisbee, rugby and various sporting tournaments. 

SAIT students and staff are welcome to use the field when not in use. 

* Play may be cancelled in the event of lightning and heavy snowfall.

For inquiries email campus.centre@sait.ca 

Event Calendar

No events are scheduled at this time.

Rates and Rentals

Check out our competitive pricing for using recreation facilities and amenities.

Wellnes Centre: Public Admission Rates
Public Admission Day pass 10 pass card 30 pass card 1 month 6 months 1 year
Adult (18 - 54) $9.52 $80 $200 $60 $265 $520 
Students (15-17) $6.67 $56 $140 $50 $180 $350
Senior (55+) $6.67 $56 $140 $50 $180 $350
Child (6-14) $5 N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
Infants (5 & under) Free N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
Family $19.05 N/A N/A N/A $400 $780

Locker and Towel Service

Small locker Monthly $12.50 6 Months $50 Yearly $70
Full locker Monthly $17.50 6 Months $85 Yearly $120
Towel service Monthly $5 6 Months $30 Yearly $60

Bicycle locker boxes

1 month 2 months 4 months 1 year
$20 $30 $40 $80

Affiliate Rates
Affiliate Type 6 months 1 year
SAIT employee family 50% discount applied to applicable public membership rates
SAIT student family 50% discount applied to applicable public membership rates
ACAD staff family 50% discount applied to applicable public membership rates
AUARTS staff (form from AUARTS required) $90 $150
SAIT independent contractor employee $80 $120
SAIT's Alive retired staff member N/A $110
SAIT's alive retired staff member (spouse) N/A $180

* Affiliate rates are plus GST.

SAIT student with optional membership
Student Type Rate per Month
SAIT Apprentice Student* $20
SAIT Continuing Education Student* $20
SAIT Academic Upgrading Student* $20

* Many SAIT programs include membership through tuition. Student rates are plus GST.

SAIT/ACAD Alumni rates
Alumni Membership Type 1 Month 3 Months 6 Months 1 Year
Alumni Single Membership $30 $90 $150 $250
Alumni Family Membership N/A $120 $200 $350

* Alumni memberships must be verified at the Wellness Centre front desk prior to purchasing. 

Please contact Wellness Centre for further information. Alumni rates include GST.

Recreation Drop-in rates

Class Member Rate
Recreation class Adult $11.43
Martial arts single drop-in Adult $15
Recreation/Public Skate SAIT Student/Staff: Free $3
Shinny Hockey SAIT Student/Staff: Free $5

*Recreation Drop-in rates include GST.

Bowling rentals

Our facilities are available for private rentals.


Our old-school five-pin bowling lanes can accommodate corporate events, retirement parties or just a fun night with the family!

Bowling rentals or team building bookings are available weekdays, weeknights and weekends.

All bowling rentals include a host that will greet your guests and service your party needs and a four-lane bowling alley, with shoes included.

Bowling rental rates
Bowling only $75/hour*
Bowling social (includes alley and social room) $130/hour*

Prices do not include GST.
*An additional $25 insurance fee will also be charged. 

Campus Centre room bookings

Classroom, meeting and multi-purpose rooms in Campus Centre are available for booking. 

Our well-trained staff will ensure every detail of your event is given personalized attention and service. On-site catering is provided exclusively by Chartwells.

Classroom/meeting rooms


Room Capacity
V127 30
V119 30
V10 40
V220/221 30 (or 15/side)

Multi-purpose rooms

multi purpose room

Room Capacity
V121 50
V118B 30

For parking information, please visit Transit and Parking.

Contact Information 

Campus Centre
Email:  campus.centre@sait.ca

Wellness Centre
Phone: 403.284.8027

Squash Courts
Phone: 403.284.8027

Phone: 403.284.8357

Cohos Commons Field
Phone: 403.284.8026 
Rain-out line: 403.284.8027

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