You are eligible for an exemption to your U-Pass fee if you meet all of the following criteria:
- You are on your practicum 8 weeks or longer during the U-Pass term assessment dates:
Fall term: September 1 – December 31, 2016
Winter term: January 1 – April 30, 2017
- Your practicum location is outside the service area of the City of Edmonton, Strathcona County and St.Albert.
- Your class begins prior to the term deadline:
2016 Fall term deadline: September 30, 2015
2017 Winter term deadline: January 27, 2016
Separate applications must be submitted for each individual term. There are no exceptions for missing the deadline. If you are eligible and submitting an exemption application – do not pay the U-Pass fee. The fee will be removed prior to the deadline for that term.
In order to submit your request, you must upload a letter from your program office indicating student name, student ID #, dates and the city of placement. You will receive an email from NAITSA confirming your application submission was successful. Please keep this email until the end of the term. You will receive a second email letting you know whether you have qualified for a fee exemption.