NAITSA Fees

 

Changes to NAITSA fees

Starting in Fall 2014 semester, NAIT will be unveiling a New Academic Model aimed at offering flexibility and a holistic environment across campus. Under the new model, all students enrolled in credit programming will receive NAITSA benefits and services; fees will be assessed based on course credits and delivery method.

We will now be assessing our fees per credit:

  • A full time student (taking 9 credits or more) will be assessed $123.00 per semester
  • A part time student (taking less than 9 credits) will be assessed $13.70 per credit Example: If you are enrolled in two 3 credit courses in class you would pay 6 credits x $13.70 = $82.20
  • Online and distance courses will be assessed $3.33 per credit. Example: If you are enrolled in a 3 credit course online you would pay 3 credits x $3.33 = $9.99

 

U-Pass and Health & Dental Benefits

The NAIT Students’ Association offers two mandatory programs to all students. An extended Health & Dental program and Universal Transit Pass (U-PASS) that offers students access to transit in Edmonton, Strathcona County, St. Albert, Fort Saskatchewan, Leduc, and Spruce Grove.

  • U-Pass (per fall and winter semester) is $170
  • Health Plan fee: $113 per academic year and is charged in two payments of $59.00 per fall and winter semester
  • Dental Plan fee: $125 per academic year and is charged in two payments of $69.00 per fall and winter semester
  • U-Pass and Health & Dental Benefits are not offered to students enrolled in Spring or Summer classes.

  Part time students will now be assessed our Health & Dental and U-PASS programs.

 

Health & Dental coverage opt out

If you have existing Health & Dental coverage you can opt out in E-131 or online by:

  • September 29, 2017 for Fall 2017 intake
  • January 26, 2018 for Winter 2018 intake

 

Where are your student fees going?

2015-2016 Student – Approved Budget

Anticipated Revenue
Approved Expenses
Net
Advocacy
$121,650
($121,650)
Campus Life Activities
$449,378
($449,378)
Clubs Centre
$397,874
($397,874)
Conferences & Affilliations
$92,613
($92,613)
Discretionary Funds
$30,100
($30,100)
Food & Beverage Operations
$892,131
$924,464
($32,334)
Games Room
$6,000
$3,000
$3,000
General Administration
$3,458,794
$1,032,353
$2,426,441
Governance & Awards
$5,000
$110,872
($105,872)
Marketing & Communications
$451,145
($451,145)
Meetings, Development & Training
$91,360
($91,360)
Publications
$76,100
$132,643
($56,543)
Student Health & Dental Plan
$1,499,600
$1,704,016
($204,416)
U-Pass
$3,253,800
$3,275,750
($21,950)

 

Student Fee Structure

Credit Students

Per Semester Max
$123.00
Per Credit (On Campus Courses)
$13.70
Per Credit (Online/Distance Courses)
$3.33
U-Pass (Per Semester)
$170.00
(You are assessed the U-Pass unless you are 100% online, an apprenticeship student or at a campus outside of the service area. You can opt-out if you have a practicum outside the service area for the majority of that school term, are a Transit employee or are a cardholder of DATS, SCAT, HANDIBUS or are a valid CNIB card holder.)
Health & Dental (Per Semester)
$128.00
(All part time and full time students are assessed the Health & Dental fee, you may opt out of this fee by providing proof of existing coverage prior to the following dates: Fall 2017 intake; September 29, 2017 & for the Winter 2018 intake; January 26, 2018)

 

Apprenticeship Programs

4 weeks
$32.88
5 weeks
$40.88
6 weeks
$48.88
7 weeks
$57.88
8 weeks
$65.88
9 weeks
$73.88
10 weeks
$81.88
11 weeks
$89.88
12 weeks
$98.88

 

Expected Transfers

Building Fund
$508,244
Shared Space Fund
$67,766
Student Benefits Fund
($204,416)
Operating Reserve Fund
($43,921)

 

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