Funding Advising at SAIT

For all student financial aid questions (including student loans, emergency funding, and bursaries), contact Funding Advising, at the Lamb Learner Success Centre. Funding Advising can help guide you through the financial resources available to you as a SAIT student.

Lamb Learner Success Centre

Where: MC221, Stan Grad Centre
When: Monday – Friday 8:00 am to 3:30 pm
Questions? Call 403-284-7054 or email funding@sait.ca

Saitsa Food Bank

Due to COVID and the restricted access on SAIT campus, this service is temporarily unavailable. For assistance with accessing food, please contact the Calgary Food Bank.

Students in need of emergency food relief will receive an immediate supply of up to one week’s worth of food. Saitsa can assist with completing a referral to the Calgary Food Bank for longer-term support. Hampers may be requested at the Saitsa Resource Centre (MC107) in the Stan Grad Centre.

Questions? email saitsa.centre@edu.sait.ca

Saitsa Good Food Box

Due to COVID and the restricted access on SAIT campus, this service is temporarily unavailable.

Buy a box of fruits and vegetables at a student-friendly price, courtesy of Community Kitchens of Calgary.

The boxes come in three approximate sizes:
– 20 pounds of fresh fruit and vegetables for $20.00
– 30 pounds of fresh fruit and vegetables for $25.00
– 40 pounds of fresh fruit and vegetables for $30.00

Orders must be placed and pre-paid in cash only at the Saitsa Resource Centre office (MC107). Visit the Good Food Box page for order and pick up dates.

NOTE: No boxes in May, June, July, and August.

Boxes not claimed by 4:30 p.m. on the pick-up date are given away to students in need.

Questions? email saitsa.centre@edu.sait.ca

Due to the restricted access on SAIT campus, this service is temporarily unavailable. For assistance with accessing food, please contact the Calgary Food Bank.

Students in need of emergency food relief will receive an immediate supply of up to one week’s worth of food. Saitsa can assist with completing a referral to the Calgary Food Bank for longer-term support. Hampers may be requested at the Saitsa Resource Centre (MC107) in the Stan Grad Centre.

Questions? email saitsa.centre@edu.sait.ca

Saitsa Awards

Saitsa gives out more than 20 financial awards annually to outstanding students for involvement in Saitsa or various other criteria. Please click here for more information on how to apply.

Saitsa Resource Centre

The Saitsa Resource Centre offers programming to help you financially such as:

  • Saitsa Community Volunteer Income Tax Program designed to help individuals with limited income file their taxes for free (only available in March)
  • Full-service printing, binding, laminating and other finishing services for all of your projects at student-friendly prices
  • Discount ski-lift tickets, Flames and Stampeders tickets, and movie passes
  • Job opportunities with Saitsa
  • Volunteer opportunities with Saitsa
Housing Assistance

Are you looking for off-campus housing? Maybe it’s your first time living away from home and you need some assistance. Do not fear, Saitsa is here to help! 

We’ve recently partnered with Places4Students Inc. to provide an online collection of numerous housing options. Places4Students provides students, schools and landlords with the highest quality, off-campus housing service. The website provides a large real-time database of student housing vacancies in our area, including photos, contact information and property features. 

Students
Students can search rental listings here.

Students can register to post a FREE Roommate/Sublet listing here.

Landlords
Landlords can register to post listings here.

Places4Students Customer Service
Email: admin@places4students.com
Phone: 1-866-766-0767
Hours of Operation: Monday-Thursday 9 a.m.-7 p.m. EST & Friday 9 a.m.-5 p.m. EST 

Dress for Success Referral

Saitsa has partnered with Dress for Success to help prepare our female students for the workforce with a FREE professional outfit! We know preparing for an interview can be overwhelming; Dress for Success can relieve some of this pressure by helping you present yourself in the best way possible.

Dress for Success is an international not-for-profit organization that empowers women to achieve economic independence by providing a network of support, professional attire and the development tools to help women thrive in work and in life.

If you could use Dress for Success’s help, submit the form here!

Saitsa Tax Clinic

The Saitsa Tax Clinic is currently closed. Check back later for updates!