NAIT's Athletic Program is committed to recruiting the best possible athletes and providing a supportive atmosphere where they can achieve both academic and athletic success.
NAIT Athletics Student Recruitment Form
Tell us all about yourself - if you're interested in trying out for a team, please fill out the Athletics Recruitment Form and someone from NAIT will be in touch.
Why choose NAIT Athletics?
- NAIT was a charter member of the Alberta Colleges Athletic Association and is nationally ranked as one of the top ten college athletic programs in Canada.
- A highly qualified coaching staff and a program that emphasizes the overall academic and athletic development of their student-athletes.
- Student based funding for the Athletic program provides a diversified athletic program offering the greatest number of intercollegiate teams in the ACAC.
- The NAIT Ooks Hockey program was recognized by the Canadian Colleges Athletic Association as "The best hockey program in Canada over the past 25 years".
How to tryout for a Team
If you're interested in trying out for a team, you're encouraged to make contact with our coaching staff as early as possible. Coaches will be able to provide information regarding; ID Camps, available scholarships and tryouts. Students are encouraged to apply for their program as early as January for acceptance for the fall semester.
Scholarships & Bursaries available for student-athletes
The NAIT Athletic Program provides over $422,000.00 in annual scholarships for student-athletes. This is made possible through funding from the provincial government, the Ooks Athletic Association, the Edmonton Oilers Hockey Club, the Edmonton Oil Kings Foundation and a number of private donors.