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UNIVERSITY OF PRINCE EDWARD ISLAND

The University of Prince Edward Island offers a wide range of programs in a dynamic and diverse learning environment that supports student success in faculties of Arts, Science, Education and Veterinary Medicine, and schools of Business, Nursing, Mathematical and Computational Sciences, and Sustainable Design Engineering. UPEI’s 200-year history and dramatic island setting give it a distinctive character, combining tradition with leading-edge local, regional, national, and international experiential learning opportunities.

One such opportunity is with the UPEI School of Sustainable Design Engineering. Students complete a progressive four-year degree while developing professional practice skills in a workplace environment. Students work on design projects with faculty and industry members to provide creative and sustainable solutions to industrial and societal problems. An innovative 76,000 square-foot building with ideation and design spaces opened in 2016.

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STUDENT ENROLMENT

Full-time (undergraduates)
3,540

Full-time (graduates)
450

Part-time (undergraduates)
430

Part-time (graduates)
10

Source: Association of Atlantic Universities (2016 rounded preliminary fall enrolment)

TUITION FEES

CANADIAN STUDENTS

Undergraduate tuition fees:
$5,860

Graduate tuition fees:
$3,933

INTERNATIONAL STUDENTS

Undergraduate tuition fees:
$12,682

Graduate tuition fees:
$10,755

Source: Statistics Canada. Fees for undergraduate programs are in arts and humanities. Fees for graduate programs are in social and behavioral sciences (2016-17).

Note: In addition to tuition fees, universities generally charge fees for goods and services supplied to students. This includes areas such as student associations, sports and health. These additional fees vary widely per university and per student and can run from a few hundred dollars to a few thousand dollars. Check with the university for details.