New Student Orientation for Winter 2018 will be held on Friday, January 5, 2018 in the Centre for Applied Technology building.
Learn about NAIT, your program and life on campus by attending 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 tips and tricks to make your time at NAIT a success
- meet other first-year students in your program and connect with the NAIT community
New Student Orientation Agenda
|7:45 a.m. - 8:45 a.m.||Early Bird Campus Tour||CAT Main Street|
|7:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.||one AT NAIT card services & U-Pass||North Lobby|
|9:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.||Homeroom Orientation
All students attend
|Various rooms in CAT
You will receive an email from Student Engagement with the classroom number on January 2, 2018
|10 a.m. - 1 p.m.||NAITSA (NAIT Students Association) Health & Dental opt out||CAT Crossing (by Starbucks)|
|11:45 a.m. - 12:45 p.m.||Campus Tour||CAT Crossing|
|1 - 2 p.m.||Campus Tour||CAT Crossing|
|1 - 4:30 p.m.||Program Orientation
Here you will receive program specific information.
Check TV screens or information table on the main floor of the Centre for Applied Technology (CAT). If you cannot find it listed, please contact your program.
In addition to the New Student Orientation session that all students should attend, you will find it helpful to connect with your program to receive dates and times for your program specific orientation.
You'll get a chance to connect with your instructors and fellow students and get a feel for classroom locations.
Program Orientation Agenda
|Business Administration Year 1 with English Language Training (BUSE)||Dow Theatre||January 2, 2018||8 - 10:50 a.m.|
|Business Administration Year 1||Shaw Theatre||January 4, 2018||11:30 a.m. - 1 p.m.|
|Business Administration Year 1||Shaw Theatre||January 5, 2018||1:30 p.m. - 3 p.m.|
|Water and Wastewater Technician||CAT140||January 5, 2018||9:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.|
|Alternative Energy Technology||D109A||January 5, 2018||1 - 4:50 p.m.|
|Mechanical Engineering Technology||B101||January 5, 2018||1:30 - 3:30 p.m.|
|Interior Design Technology||CAT252||January 5, 2018||1:30 - 3:30 p.m.|
|Medical Laboratory Assisting||CAT138||January 5, 2018||1:30 - 3:30 p.m.|
|Instrumentation Engineering Technology||Nexen Theatre||January 5, 2018||1:30 - 3:30 p.m.|
International and Newcomer Student Orientation
If you're an international student, NAIT also offers an International and Newcomer Student Orientation just for you.
Continuing Education Students
If you're taking continuing education or non-credit courses and programs, New Student Orientation on January 5th is also for you.