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. 


Featured Story

Jul 26, 2019 | Students

Our Stories

Rocky's Chilli
Dec 11, 2017 | Scholarships, Campus Spotlight

For 15 years, the man preparing free meals for students during exams was Rocky Paquet.

Alexia Riche
Nov 28, 2017 | Student

Second-year student Alexia Riche came to UPEI with a dream of becoming a lawyer. Now, the new Applied Communication, Leadership, and Culture program is helping her clear a path towards achieving her goal.

Jeremy on the court
Nov 24, 2017 | Student

Jeremy Thompson recently combined his passions for sport and computer science, conducting research analyzing athletic movements.

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.