Volunteering Opportunities

New Student Orientation & Welcome Week

Volunteer Recruitment for Winter New Student Orientation is open! This year NSO will be hosted on Friday, January 3, 2020. We are recruiting NAIT Student Volunteers to support with event preparation prior to the event and on the day of. If you will like to gain valuable post-secondary volunteer experience to your resume then you may be interested to sign up here.

If you have any questions please, email studentengagement@nait.ca.


Orientation Leader

This is an opportunity to impact new students, meet new people and develop new skills to add to your resume.

As an Orientation Leader (OL), you will help create a welcoming and inclusive campus community experience for new students coming into your program of study. You will be responsible for co-facilitating New Student Orientation presentations (2 hours in length) and leading campus tours (1 hour in length). As part of the Student Engagement team, OL’s work directly with the Orientation Coordinator and receive training from our Student Engagement team.

For further details on this opportunity, please refer to the Orientation Leader Position Description (pdf)

NOTE: Thank you for your interest in this volunteer position! We are currently at capacity for Orientation Leaders and are not accepting applications for the position. Please check back here in Spring 2020 for applications to open again.


Campus Ambassador

The NAIT Campus Ambassadors team consists of a group of proud students who love being a part of the NAIT community. They represent our institution at a variety of different events, such as campus tours, Open House, Program Previews, New Student Orientation and more!

Learn more about Campus Ambassadors Apply on MyNAIT


Career Fair Street Team

The Career Fair Street Team is a group of student volunteers that assists the Advising & Career Development team with NAIT’s annual Career Fair. This year’s Career Fair is on Tuesday, January 21, 2020 and we are looking for a group of dedicated students to assist with event promotion, set-up and teardown, and day-of execution. If you enjoy working with others and want to get more involved in the NAIT community, this could be a great opportunity for you! Deadline to apply is Friday, November 1.

Learn more about NAIT Career Fair Volunteer for the Street Team


Program Ambassador

Program Ambassadors are student volunteers who act as a representative of NAIT and, more specifically, their academic program. Ambassadors interact with prospective students who are interested in their program, sharing their NAIT experience and ensuring that everyone they interact with has a positive and meaningful experience. As a Program Ambassador, you’ll have the opportunity to get involved with Student for a Day, Open House, and Program Previews.

What's in it for you?

  • Gain experience to help improve your resume
  • Receive a recognition letter acknowledging your participation as a Program Ambassador
  • Meet new people and make a positive difference in the NAIT community
  • Enhance your leadership and communication skills
  • Inspire prospective students by sharing your personal story

For further details on this opportunity, please refer to the Program Ambassador Position Description (pdf)

Program Ambassador Volunteer Application Form

 If you’re interested in applying to be a Program Ambassador for your academic program, please fill out the above application form and submit it to sfad@nait.ca. Deadline for applications is Wednesday, September 25, 2019 at 12:00 p.m.

Questions can be directed to Nicole Blomme at nblomme@nait.ca or 780-378-8277.