The International Centre is where you can receive support as you transition and settle in Canada. The International Centre and the International Student Services team are available to help you make the transition to Canada as easy as possible. It is a safe space to also get
Some of the main services the International Student Centre provides are
We offer a series of webinars to prepare you for your transition to life in Canada. Topics covered include housing, healthcare, culture and immigration.
With Global Village just around the corner, make sure to get your food tickets in advance so you can avoid the ticket line up on the day of the event!
We have partnered up with eat AT NAIT this year to bring you some amazing cuisines from around the world! You will get a chance to try some delicious housemade gnocchi from Italy, springs rolls from Vietnam, traditional Korean kimbap or many of the other wonderful foods from countries all over the world. You will need to purchase food tickets in order to try these foods and tickets are limited at the event, so make sure you get your tickets early!Pre-sale tickets will be sold from the International Centre (W101) at $1/3 tickets with a limit of up to 30 tickets ($10) – we can only accept One Card payment for this event. One ticket can get you one food sample at Global Village on March 28th.
NAIT International offers a warm welcome (and Airport Greeting Service) to new International students, outlining available support services,
NAIT International’s designated Immigration Consultant hosts workshops that cover topics such as studying and working as an international student and present pathways to permanent residency. In these workshops, you will gain extensive knowledge about Study Permits, Visas and various Work Permits.
We have a diverse, interculturally aware team dedicated to provide guidance on how to navigate NAIT, Edmonton, understand culture shock and increase your opportunities to succeed.
As one of Canada's leading polytechnics, we promise to provide you with essential skills for a rewarding experience in Canada through programs and activities like the Conversation Circle, Life After NAIT, Peer Mentor Program, and much more.
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Volunteer for the NAIT International Centre
As a volunteer for the International Centre, you will be helping in various tasks including
- Assist in tasks at the centre
- Engage with students in the centre
- Assist events taking place in the centre
- Conversation Circles
- Assist Peer Mentor events