New Student Orientation, Winter 2019
All New Student Orientation presentations are held at the Centre for Applied Technology building.
As students, you are expected to attend the New Student Orientation AND your Program Orientation (see below for available program orientations). By attending these 2 events, which will share different information, you will get a holistic perspective of the NAIT experience and be better prepared to get started on your first day.
At New Student Orientation, you will be able to:
- get your one at NAIT card and U-Pass (bus pass)
- get need-to-know information about NAIT Resources – academic services and support services
- go on a campus tour – check out all the perfect study spaces and eating places
- learn through participation and connection with your program peers
- discover tips and tricks from senior students to make your time at NAIT a success
- discover NAIT as your community full of opportunities upholding values of Respect, Support, Accountability, Collaboration, and Celebration!
New Student Orientation Agenda (check back for updates)
|8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.||one AT NAIT card services & U-Pass||CAT Glass Box (2nd Floor)|
|9:00 a.m. - noon||Classroom Orientation Presentation & Campus Tours
(All students attend)
|Various rooms in CAT
|8:00 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.||NAITSA (NAIT Students Association) Health & Dental opt out||CAT Crossing (by Starbucks)|
|1:30 p.m. & onwards||During the afternoon of your orientation day, many programs provide Program Orientations with specific information relevant to your courses. Check below for schedule details or contact your program office.||Various locations on campus.
In addition to the New Student Orientation classroom presentation and campus tour (during the morning of your Orientation day) that all students should attend, you will find it helpful to connect with your programs during Program Orientations as well. For dates and times for your
You'll get a chance to connect with your instructors and fellow students and get a feel for classroom locations.
Please check the Program Orientation Listing to find out the date and location for your Program Orientation. If your program does not appear in this listing, check with your program office. NOTE: A Program Orientation Listing for Winter 2019 will be posted here, as it becomes available.
For program contact information, check out your program of interest by selecting it from our list of programs.
Apprenticeship students, please see the Apprenticeship FAQs regarding your orientation.
International and Newcomer Students
If you're an international student, an International New Student Orientation session will be held on the orientation day for you.
Continuing Education Students
If you're taking continuing education or non-credit courses and programs, New Student Orientation is also for you. If your program begins before January 4, 2019, be sure to attend your first day of class to receive NAIT Services information.