Crisis Centre

There are no alerts or advisories at the University of Prince Edward Island at this time.

Coronavirus (COVID-19) information

The University of Prince Edward Island continues to monitor developments about the Coronavirus disease (COVID-19). UPEI recommends that you seek information from official government sources. 

Visit UPEI's COVID-19 site

University crisis and emergency contacts

Urgent medical emergencies

Call 9-1-1 or visit the closest emergency department

Fire, ambulance

Call 9-1-1

Urgent mental health and addictions support

Call 9-1-1 or visit the closest emergency department
Mental health and addictions phone line: 1-833-553-6983
24-hour Island Helpline: 1-800-218-2885 

UPEI Sexual Violence and Prevention Office

Telephone: 902-620-5090 

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UPEI Security Services

Telephone: 902-566-0384
Location: Central Utility Building
Hours: 24 hours a day, all year

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UPEI SAFE is the University鈥檚 safety app and mass notification system which helps UPEI advise the campus community about university/storm closures and any safety issues.

Visit the UPEISAFE website 

Non-urgent medical care

UPEI Health and Wellness Centre
Location: W. A. Murphy Student Centre, 2nd floor, (north end, above the UPEI Bookstore)
Hours: 8:30 am to 4:00 pm. Closed 1 hour for lunch.
Telephone: 902-566-0616
Fax: 902-566-0786

Emergency preparedness and response at UPEI

Visit the Emergency Preparedness website

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