Student Union News

Everyone's favourite UPEISU campaign is back for 2017! Sex Week is starting this Monday, Feb. 13th - Friday, Feb. 17th! Check out our calendar of events to keep up to date on all the cool events we have planned. You can indulge in some ice cream while taking in an...

Opt outs for students who are starting full-time in January (and not registered in September, or part-time in September) are now open! You will need to provide proof of coverage to opt out of the UPEI Benefits Plan. This includes your (or your parents if you are covered under them) health/dental...

Did you know that several UPEISU committees have student-at-large positions that are available to the student body? If you're looking for ways to get involved on campus and/or ways to represent your fellow students but don't necessarily want to run for a position on Council, this opportunity is perfect for...

The following students are running as candidates in the upcoming fall election: Accessibility Representative Drew Beaupre Sam Ferguson Charlee Fry Education Representative Julia Ross Engineering Representative Daniel Wartman First-Year Representative Laura Harwood Kali Ross Health & Wellness Representative Donisha Been Amy Rix International Representative Hammad Ahmed Keyshawn Bonamy Math Representative Justin White Residence Representative Damilola Emmanuel   More info regarding...

The UPEI Student Union is calling for applications to two funds: the Inspiring Innovation Fund and the Mental Health Initiatives Fund. The Inspiring Innovation Fund, officially being launched today, was developed to support students in shaping their university experience through the financial support of new and unique student-led initiatives. The fund...

The UPEI Student Affairs boardroom in the W.A. Murphy Student Centre will be available on Thursday, September 22 as a 'check-in spot' for students who want to gather with other people as a result of yesterday's closure and potential threat to our province. Staff will be on hand to facilitate...

The Student Union elections are underway, and we are currently accepting nominations for Accessibilities Representative, Education Representative, Engineering Representative, First-Year Representative, Graduate Student Representative, Health & Wellness Representative, International Student Representative, Math & Computational Sciences Representative, and Residence Representative. Nomination forms are available at the Student Union office on the...

An Open Letter from the UPEI Student Union Regarding Labour Negotiations at UPEI For a PDF version of this letter, please click here. To the UPEI student body: As you may be aware, the Collective Agreement between the UPEI Board of Governors and the Faculty Association Bargaining Unit #1 (which consists of faculty...