Students, professors call for UPEI to be covered by province’s Freedom of Information Act

March 8, 2018

Students and professors at the University of Prince Edward Island are calling for the university to be included under the PEI’s Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy legislation. Currently, the university and municipalities are not regulated by the act, which is undergoing review. have reportedly all recently made submissions to the government related to the matter. “It is long overdue that we bring Prince Edward Island up to speed with every other province and territory in Canada in bringing its post-secondary institutions under FOIPP legislation,” said UPEI Student Union Vice President Taya Nabuurs. CBC