Founded in 1969

University of Prince Edward Island

About the Institute

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    World Ranking
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    Country Ranking
  • O19220071452

    CRICOS Code

University of Prince Edward Island

Located in Charlottetown, the birthplace of Confederation and the capital city of Prince Edward Island, the University of Prince Edward Island (UPEI) has a rich history with roots in two founding institutions, Prince of Wales College (est. 1834) and Saint Dunstan’s University (est. 1855). 

Formed in 1969 as the provincial university, UPEI honours its proud legacy through academic excellence and research innovation. 

In 2019, the University celebrated 50 years of outstanding leadership and achievement in education and research with a full year of commemorative events and activities.


On-campus Based on university info

Campus name Number of weeks Min residence fee Max residence fee
UPEI campus 34 $10,076 CAD $12,424 CAD

Off-campus Based on univly research


Shared house

$4,500 CAD


Shared house

$6,756 CAD


Entire house

$13,524 CAD

your annual rent (Off-campus) in Charlottetown


GYM- Library- Book Store- Wi Fi, Health Center.

University of Prince Edward Island average tuition

$8,000 CAD


$8,000 CAD


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