NAITSA U-Pass Practicum Student Fee Exemption


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 1181 ( September 1, 2018 – December 31, 2018 ) – Deadline to request your exemption is September 28, 2018.
    Winter Term 1182 ( January 1, 2019 – April 30, 2019 ) – Deadline to request your exemption is January 25, 2019.
  • Your practicum location is outside the service area of the City of Edmonton, Strathcona County, St.Albert, Leduc, Spruce Grove, and Fort Saskatchewan.
  • Your class begins prior to the term deadline:
    Fall Term 1181: September 28, 2018
    Winter Term 1182: January 25, 2019

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, NAIT One Card, 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.

U-Pass Exemption Fall 2018/ Winter 2019

Opt-out Deadlines

- Fall Term 1181 ( September 1, 2018 - December 31, 2018 ) - September 28, 2018
- Winter Term 1182 ( January 1, 2019 - April 30, 2019 ) - January 25, 2019

Personal Information

IMPORTANT: Yahoo emails do not process properly and you will need to use an alternate email in order for your exemption request to be processed.


Your program may require you to upload documentation to prove that you are eligible for a U-Pass exemption. If you are not certain if you need to provide anything, please contact either your program or
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