UPEI is a place built on stories, from student success to staff honours to ground-breaking research. In UPEI Spotlights, you can read and watch videos about the important things that make UPEI unique. 


Our Stories

Nov 2, 2017 | Success Story

A second chance and determination helped UPEI student Caleb MacKinnon make the most of his opportunity after registering in the Gateway program. Now, he's successfully completing university.

Colin Dares learns from his tutor
Oct 31, 2017 | Support, Success Story

Students of all abilities can take advantage of the UPEI Writing Centre at the Robertson Library. From thesis statements, to outlines, to formatting and creative writing, tutors help with all of it.

Evan  Evan Hawley and Mike Thompson use special 360 degree cameras, compositing software, and drone images to build a unique visual marketing package.  
Oct 24, 2017 | Success Story

Odyssey Virtual may have started as an idea between two friends for a summer business, but it’s growing into a full-fledged occupation for two UPEI Business students.

WA Murphy Centre
Oct 23, 2017 | Support

The first few weeks can be tough for new students, whether you’re coming to UPEI after high school, or after a gap year or two. Our Campus Life Program helps students adjust to life and studies at UPEI.

esther wohlgemut
Aug 6, 2017 | Faculty

Meet Dr. Esther Wohlgemut, English Professor and member of the Applied Communication, Leadership, and Culture program's Steering Committee.