3,465
Students
Moderate
Admission Difficulty
60
60%
Acceptance Rate
Small town
Setting
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Overview

University of Prince Edward Island is a Comprehensive institution located in Charlottetown, PE, in a small town setting.

Location & Contact

Address 550 University Avenue
Charlottetown, PE  C1A 4P3
Canada
Contact Phone: 902-566-0439

Majors & Degrees

Area, Ethnic, Cultural, And Gender Studies Associate Bachelors
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Biological And Biomedical Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services Associate Bachelors
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Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services Associate Bachelors
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Education Associate Bachelors
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English Language And Literature/Letters Associate Bachelors
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Family And Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics Associate Bachelors
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Health Professions And Related Clinical Sciences Associate Bachelors
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History Associate Bachelors
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Mathematics And Statistics Associate Bachelors
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Philosophy And Religious Studies Associate Bachelors
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Physical Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Psychology Associate Bachelors
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Social Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Visual And Performing Arts Associate Bachelors
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Admissions

Acceptance Rate

1,414
Applied
857
Accepted
3,465
Enrolled
61%
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Female Admissions

818
Females Applied
497
Females Accepted
61%
Acceptance Rate
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Male Admissions

596
Males Applied
360
Males Accepted
60%
Acceptance Rate

Applying

50
Application Fee
Admission Requirements
Required Transcript of high school record
A minimum high school GPA of 2.5

Application Deadlines

Type Application Closing Notification Date Rolling Admissions
Fall freshmen August 1st August 31st
Other early decision plan Not reported Not reported
Transfer August 1st August 31st Yes

Tuition & Fees

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Tuition

4,860
In-province
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Fees

9,000
Room & board
5,500
Room only
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Other Payment Considerations

Guaranteed tuition plan offered No
Tuition pre-payment plan No
Student groups that qualify for full or partial waiver of tuition Senior Citizens
Employees

Student Body

3,465
Total undergrad students
17%
Out-of-province students

Gender

Male (38.73%)
Female (61.27%)

Campus Life

Housing

Type
College-owned housing Yes
Housing requirements None
Housing options Co-ed housing
Disabled housing
Women-only housing
Freshman car parking
% of undergrad students who live in college housing 14%

Student Activities

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Student Services

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Student Organizations

Greek fraternities
Greek sororities
Local fraternities
Local sororities
Most popular organizations:
Business Society, Biology Club, Music Society, intramurals and Theatre Society

Campus Security & Safety

24-hour emergency telephone/alarm services Checkmark
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Electronically-operated dormitory entrances Checkmark
Other Campus Security & Safety:
late night residence hall security personnel

Athletics

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Men's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
Badminton Checkmark No No
Basketball Checkmark Checkmark No
Fencing Checkmark No No
Field Hockey No No No
Golf No Checkmark No
Ice Hockey Checkmark Checkmark No
Racquetball Checkmark No No
Rugby Checkmark Checkmark No
Skiing (cross-country) Checkmark No No
Skiing (downhill) Checkmark No No
Soccer Checkmark Checkmark No
Squash Checkmark No No
Tennis Checkmark No No
Volleyball Checkmark No No
Weight Lifting Checkmark No No
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Women's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
Badminton Checkmark No No
Basketball Checkmark Checkmark No
Fencing Checkmark No No
Field Hockey No Checkmark No
Golf No No No
Ice Hockey No Checkmark No
Racquetball Checkmark No No
Rugby Checkmark Checkmark No
Skiing (cross-country) Checkmark No No
Skiing (downhill) Checkmark No No
Soccer No Checkmark No
Squash Checkmark No No
Tennis Checkmark No No
Volleyball Checkmark Checkmark No
Weight Lifting Checkmark No No

Faculty

430
Total Faculty
12:1
Student-Faculty Ratio
Full-time - 240
Part-time - 190