New Student Orientation for Fall 2018 will be held over three days, August 28, 29, 30, 2018. Registration to attend this orientation will open in July. Check back to register for the date when your School's orientation will be held. All New Student Orientations will be held in 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 in the summer for further details)
|7:45 a.m. - 8:45 a.m.||Early Bird Campus Tour||CAT Crossing|
|7:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.||one AT NAIT card services & U-Pass||CAT Glass Box (2nd Floor)|
|9:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.||Homeroom Orientation
All students attend
|Various rooms in CAT
|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 #2||CAT Crossing|
|1 - 2 p.m.||Campus Tour #3||CAT Crossing|
|1:30* - 4:30 p.m.||During the afternoon of your orientation day, many programs provide Program Orientations with specific information relevant to your courses. Check back for schedule details in July 2018 or contact your program office.||Various locations on campus.
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)||TBD||TBD||TBD|
|Business Administration Year 1||Shaw Theatre (X wing)||August 28, 2018||1:30 p.m. - 3 p.m.|
|Business Administration Year 1||CAT 191 (Dow Theatre)||August 29, 2018||6:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.|
|Business Administration Year 1||Shaw Theatre (X wing)||August 30, 2018||1:30 p.m. - 3 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 is also for you. If your program begins before August 28, 2018, be sure to attend your first day of class to receive NAIT Services information.