(L to R) Representing the many members of the Aboriginal community who have contributed to the University: Chief Matilda Ramjattan, Chief Brian Francis, UPEI student and mentor Jenna Burke, Chief Lisa Cooper, and Elder Judy Clark (2016).

UPEI Founders

One way that the University of Prince Edward Island honours its rich heritage and traditions is acknowledging people who have contributed to it in an exceptional way, naming them “Founders.” Recognizing founders is an opportunity to welcome members of the UPEI community to campus and at the same time honour those who have made contributions over the years.

List of UPEI Founders