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Naomi Pela
President Elected

Brenda Needham
VP Academic Elected

Karen Velasco
VP External Elected

Willow Shelley
VP Student Services Elected

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Since 1964 our mission is to enhance the NAIT student experience.

Our mission is to enhance the NAIT student experience by advocating for their rights, representing their voice, creating a culture of engagement and leadership, while providing student-driven services. We offer a wide variety to choose from including events and activities for your entertainment; academic questions and aid; facilities to study and party; and living and health support.


Our clubs provide valuable social, cultural, and educational services that encourage you, as a NAIT student, to participate and connect in the NAIT experience.


Health & Dental Plan

We provide health and dental coverage to over 6,400 students each year, and it’s our duty to assist you in completing all proper documentation, and to answer all your questions.



NAIT Students’ Association is pleased to offer you discounts on a variety of activities and events!



NAIT Students’ Association provides students with 98 microwaves across NAIT campuses paid for by your NAITSA student fee. Find the one closest to you!


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More than 50 years enhancing the NAIT student experience


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Students helped by our Food Centre in March

Graphic Design Specialist

We're Hiring a Graphic Design Specialist! The NAIT Students' Association (NAITSA) is looking for a talented, dynamic and motivated individual to join our passionate and energetic team. If you have experience and skill in advanced digital and print graphic...

Mental Health First Aid Training

This course provides the skills and knowledge to help people better manage potential or developing mental health problems in themselves, family, a friend or a colleague. You will learn to recognize the signs and symptoms of mental health problems, provide initial help...

NAITSA Next Top Model

Who’s ready for the annual NAITSA’s Next Top Model contest? Time to starting polishing your modeling skills because NAITSA's Next top Model is coming up quick! What is top model? NAITSA’s Next Top Model is a competition open for all students, both male and...


Senate Elections – Special Appointment Meeting

NAITSA has called a special appointment meeting to fill vacant seats on senate. MONDAY, OCTOBER 30, 2017 @ 4:30PM IN ROOM X107 The following vacant seats will be filled:   CULINARY & HOSPITALITY X 1  ENGINEERING TECHNOLOGIES, ACADEMIC UPGRADING & OPEN STUDIES X 1...

Become a NAITSA student senate representative

INTERESTED IN STUDENT GOVERNMENT? HERE ARE FIVE REASONS TO CONSIDER GETTING INVOLVED IN THE SENATE 1. EXPERIENCE: If elected you’d be a voting member of the NAITSA Senate, which is the “governing body” for a multi-million dollar organization. No matter what career...

Meet your EC 2017-18

Led by the President, NAITSA’s Executive team is made up of three Vice Presidents: a VP Academic, a VP Student Services, and a VP External. Each team member holds varying portfolios and works together throughout the year to provide services, events, and...


Upcoming Events

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February 2018

How To: Scuba

February 26 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Have you always wanted to try scuba diving but just haven't made it out to the ocean yet?! Well, NAITSA is bringing the ocean to you! .. well we're bringing the equipment and instructors, you'll have to figure out that last part! Sign up for How To Scuba and you will get a 1 hour intro course on discovering scuba from our friends at The Dive Outfitters! We'll have all the gear you'll need just bring a bathing suit! THIS…

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March 2018

Cards Against Humanity Night

March 1 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Cards Against Humanity Night was such a big hit last semester that NAITSA decided to bring it back for this semester as well. Bring your friends to a fun night of gut busting laughter and to meet new people while playing the “best party game for horrible people!”. Come to the Nest Tap House and Grill on Thursday, March 1 from 4-6 pm to participate and have a chance to win some killer prizes!

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How To: Backpack

March 5 @ 4:30 pm - 6:30 pm

You don't need a ton of savings to see the world! Learn how to travel to different countries on a budget. NAITSA is bringing in an expert backpacker to answer all your questions on how to make the most of your trip. With information on visas, packing, and destinations, this info session will help you set sail on your travel fantasies! SIGN UP TODAY!

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Wellness Wednesday – March

March 7

Feeling stressed? NAITSA is here to help! Stop by one of our Wellness Wednesday stations all around campus for a FREE 5-minute massage! We got you! LOCATIONS: Outside the NAITSA office, Outside the cafeteria of Fresh Express by the library, Second floor of the Hp Centre outside of the computer commons, CAT Main Street and CAT 2nd floor student lounge  

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Puppy Yoga

March 8 @ 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Puppies + Yoga = Pure Bliss. What better way to relax than with puppy cuddles? Take your mind off midterms with our gentle guided yoga class, and enjoy a few snuggles with puppies from Hope Lives Here rescue. Two class times to choose from. Registration is required. $5 donation will go towards Hope Lives Here rescue.   LIMITED SPOTS. SIGN UP TODAY!

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Dirty Bingo

March 8 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm

This is not the bingo you play with your grandma... Join us for a naughty night of jokes and laughs, maybe educational too as you might learn a thing or two! Bring your friends to get in on the Dirty Bingo experience, and don’t miss your chance to win ‘fun’ prizes and toys! Bingo, Drinks and Sexy Prizes. This is a +18 event. This event is to promote sexual health/awareness and help students have fun with education. Dirty Bingo allows…

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Graphic Design Specialist

We're Hiring a Graphic Design Specialist! The NAIT Students' Association (NAITSA) is looking for a talented, dynamic and motivated individual to join our passionate and energetic team. If you have experience and skill in advanced digital and print graphic...


The Serving Communities Internship Program (SCiP) brings Alberta’s nonprofit organizations and post-secondary students together to make a difference in their communities. SCiP internships are meaningful, skill-based opportunities providing mutual benefit to both...


SkirtsAfire Festival Volunteer

SkirtsAfire is looking for Volunteers for this year’s, 2018 festival! SkirtsAfire is a festival that empowers, supports and celebrates women in the arts. The festival creates a platform for women’s stories and showcases the female voice through performance, visual...

Habitat for Humanity Edmonton

Calling all college and university students! Reading Week is coming at the end of February and we would love your help at our build sites and ReStores! Come and represent your college/university, and wear your school colours! We need at least 10 groups to volunteer at...

Red Bull Crashed Ice

Red Bull Crashed Ice is coming up and we're looking for amazing volunteers to join our team! Here's our Volunteer Job Descriptions: MARSHAL // REFEREE : Be in the HEART of the race! This central position is for you as long as you can commit to ALL Marshals'shifts from...


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