NAIT's Main Campus is located just north of Edmonton's downtown core, accessible directly via Light Rail Transit through the Metro Line. At just over 250,000 square metres, Main Campus is home to the HP Centre, the Centre for Applied Technology, the Productivity and Innovation Centre, and other administrative and instructional facilities.
Instructors at Main Campus teach in modern classrooms and labs with real-life simulations and the latest industry-standard equipment and tools, ensuring they are able to excel at providing their students with invaluable hands-on experiential learning.
Students have access to multiple indoor lounges with comfortable seating and natural light, as well as an outdoor landscaped quad for events, 20 outdoor courtyards and green picnic areas.
Main Campus has several options for students and staff looking to maintain their physical, mental and emotional well-being. Fitness facilities, including an outdoor running track, pool, soccer field, ice rink, gymnasium and a weight centre, help ensure that visitors can stay fit and active. We have an on-site health clinic with trained health professionals. The Nîsôhkamâtotân Centre is a community gathering place where Aboriginal and non-Aboriginal students can gather to network, study and share their post-secondary learning experiences.
Visitors can find 18 food outlets including Ernest's Dining Room, 2 Starbucks, 3 Tim Hortons, Subway, Booster Juice, The Nest Taphouse Grill, and Mercante, a Neopolitan pizza restaurant.
To help enhance students’ learning, we have a library, full-service print shop, bookstore and makerspace with 3D printing, robotics and laser-cutting technology and sound-proof audio/video production booths. Students can also purchase books and supplies at the shop AT NAIT bookstore.
These are just a few of the multiple amenities at our Main Campus. Come visit and discover it for yourself!
The Centre for Applied Technology (CAT) is the largest building on NAIT’s Main Campus with approximately 5,000 full-time students studying in advanced labs, simulation centres and classrooms each day.
The Productivity and Innovation Centre is our state-of-the-art facility that serves as the front door for industry.