Card Info



Student ID Card

Your SAIT Student eCard is your official student photo identification card, giving you access to many of SAIT's amenities, including the SAIT Library, Wellness Centre, Health Services and Residences. You must present your eCard in order to obtain your Calgary Transit UPass, laptop for e-Learning programs, educational software discounts and locker. 

Your eCard is also a no-fee debit card which can be used for on-campus purchases. Just load cash onto your card and use it at SAIT food services including:

You can use your eCard for as long as you attend SAIT.

Where to get your eCard

You can obtain your eCard by visiting Student Services in Room MA211, Heritage Hall or the Card Office in MB106, Stan Grad Centre (inside the SAIT Bookstore).

How to use your eCard

You can deposit money onto your eCard in five easy ways:

** You must first register and save a payment method online at SAIT eAccounts before using the mobile app.

Family members can load funds onto your eCard account via the Card Office or online at SAIT eAccounts if they know your Student ID number and legal name.

The information entered must be identical to your eCard.

Guest deposit screen

Card Eligibility

All current students qualify to receive an eCard.

Your eCard is non-transferable and you may only use it for the services offered. Your eCard will be subject to forfeiture if presented by anyone else.

Guest Cards

A guest card is a non-photo eCommerce card that can be used at the same participating merchants on campus as the photo Student eCard.

Guest cards are available from the Phil Station located across from the SAIT Bookstore. A minimum of $5 is required for the intitial load onto the card.

For more information on the Student ID card, visit the FAQ section or Contact Us.