The Chaplaincy Centre (#14 on the campus map) provides a location to meet, eat, socialize, pray, and hold religious services. Our UPEI Campus Minister provides a spiritual presence that is supportive of students, faculty, staff and administration. Spiritual accompaniment and pastoral counseling, as well as opportunities for inquiry into faith and programs designed to enhance social, intellectual, and personal growth are offered. The Centre is student-driven, new ideas are welcome. Drop in. Regular opportunities for worship of all faiths are available at the Chaplaincy Centre.
Campus Food Bank and Clothing Cupboard
The Chaplaincy Centre also houses the Campus Food Bank and Clothing Cupboard (Wear N’ Share). Both are donation driven, open and available for UPEI students. Depending on finances at any given time of year, many students take advantage of these services for donations and receiving support.
Food Bank Hours
With furniture that can be moved for various size groups, the Centre is used for small group study, prayer meetings as well as praise and worship events. The Catholic community gathers at various times throughout the academic year for mass and other liturgical celebrations.
The Muslim prayer room is a quiet room for offering daily Muslim prayers. The prayer room is located at the Chaplaincy centre very close to students from various faculties. There is a place for performing ablution (Wudhu). The Muslim prayer room provides five daily congregational prayers for the students, faculty, staff, and visitors of UPEI.
Salah Daily Prayer Timings: Salah timings change depending on the moon.
Special Friday prayer will be held @ the Chaplaincy Centre 1:30 pm to finish fast for students who cannot attend their prayers in the Mosque.