Interested in Becoming a Vet?

Come to the Atlantic Veterinary College this summer for an interactive, fun, and engaging venture into the world of veterinary medicine! At the College’s annual Dr. Tim Ogilvie AVC Vet Camp, you will learn about animals, meet others who share your love of animals, and participate in fun, educational activities. You’ll get a taste of what being a veterinarian is really like!

Junior camps (grades 7–9) are scheduled for July 9–13 and July 16–20; senior camps (grades 10–12) take place from July 23–27 and July 30–August 3.For more information and to apply, visit, or call 902-566-0589. Deadline for applications is Friday, March 9, 2018.


UPEI Mathematics Open House

This Saturday, January 27th, from 10am to 12noon, the School of Mathematical and Computational Sciences is holding an Open House. The event is mainly for High School students (and interested parents and teachers) who have an interest in pursuing a career in some area of mathematical and computational sciences (Mathematics, Statistics, Computer Science, Actuarial Science, Financial Mathematics, Analytics, Video Game Programming). Many of these areas are booming right now and there is high demand for graduates from these programs.

Besides information on careers and programs in these areas, there will be some fun/interesting mathematics and computer science demonstrations/exhibits.

Students planning to attend can sign up on facebook @UniversityofPEI so they can estimate numbers.

What’s Happening in February!

Saturday, February 3rd – Holland College Open House, register online Application fee will be waived for anyone who attends!

Monday, February 5th – Holland College will be here at lunch time to answer your questions and give you a ballot to win FREE TUITION!

Wednesday, February 7th – UPEI will be here at lunch to answer your questions about programs, courses, and tuition.

Sunday, February 11th – St Thomas Open House, register online – – attend for a chance to win a free year of residence

Wednesday, February 28th – Holland College Application Deadline for ROUND 1! Be sure to get your transcript from Student Services and update your resume for the application process.

Thursday, March 1st – UPEI Application Deadline – be sure to get your transcript from Student Services for admissions purposes.

Deadline is soon – Engineering Scholarship!

The Peter Kohler Scholarship for engineering is now available and the application process is online. You can view the application form here or on the Community Foundation of Nova Scotia webpage

· Must be graduating from high school in June 2018 and entering their first year of full-time studies in an Engineering Program at a University in Atlantic Canada in September 2018.

Applicants will be adjudicated upon the basis of their financial need and academic standing. The award is valued at $50,000, distributed over a period of four years, provided the student maintains a satisfactory grade point average and maintains a full time status. The award will be applied directly to the recipient’s student account at the university they are attending. The Donor reserves the right to award scholarships on a more or less frequent basis as income levels and the Foundation permits.

The Peter Kohler Scholarship is intended for students who demonstrate financial need, and is meant to provide an opportunity for young and bright students who might not be able to enroll in university if it were not for this funding.