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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...

The W. A. Murphy Student Centre is in need of a refresh! We want to hear from you about services and businesses you benefit from within the building to help decide what our needs are. By filling out this short survey, you will be entered for chance to win a $100...

UPEI Student Union Calls for Increased Professorial Accountability through Student Opinion on Teaching Surveys For a PDF version of this news release, please click here. - For Immediate Release - 19 May 2016 - Charlottetown, PE The University of Prince Edward Island Student Union is calling on the UPEI Board of Governors and the...

UPEI students, staff, and faculty are invited to a presentation by the Tobacco Policy Review working group. The group will present the results of a recent survey and will seek further input for proposed changes to the policy.   Sessions will be held on Monday, May 2 at 10:00 am and Tuesday,...

Boat Builders Wanted PEI's boat-building industry is thriving, with permanent, full-time positions available across the Island. There's an urgent need to hire 15 entry-level technicians to meet the demand. Another 15 positions will open during the next four years. Central Development Corporation, through Skills PEI with funding by the Department of Workforce...

Scholarships for Graduating Students  The following scholarships are available for graduating students that plan to further their studies. The deadlines have been extended to Friday April 22nd for any interested students. Arlie Parks Scholarship in Memory of Dr. Kenneth MacIntyre (Medicine) https://www.upei.ca/studentlife/scholarshipsandawards/137 John Eldon Green Memorial Award (social work, health care, education or international development) https://www.upei.ca/studentlife/scholarshipsandawards/870 Joseph...

The office of the UPEISU VP Student Life is excited to release a draft of the Society Strategic Plan. This document will outline the organizations approach to Clubs and Societies for the next three years. If you have any questions or feedback please contact vpstudentlife@upeisu.ca. VP Student Life, Nathan Hood, will...

Convocation 2016—Graduates Gown/Hood Rental Information All students attending Convocation 2016 will need to register online on the UPEI Convocation webpage (https://www.buildagrad.ca/upei) from now through April 25, 2016, to preorder academic hoods and gowns through Gaspard Gown Service. The cost to rent convocation regalia is $25.00 + taxes. Prepaid regalia can be picked up on Friday,...

Each year, students from the World University Service of Canada (WUSC) committee at UPEI sponsor a student from a refugee camp, allowing this student to come study at UPEI and become a permanent resident of Canada. All full time UPEI students currently contribute $3 per semester to this sponsorship. The current...

UPEI Mental Health Week Survey Send us your feedback on UPEI's 2016 Mental Health Week by completing this short survey. Enter your email address for a chance to win a $50 Gift Card! Mental Health Week 2016 Survey...