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TEDxKPU – Tickets and Program available onlinetedx

When: September 27th, 2014
Where: KPU Richmond – Melville Centre for Dialogue
Time: 9am – 5pm

Tickets for TEDxKPU are still available. If you are interested in purchasing at ticket, please visit our website TedxKPU or go directly to our ticket page here.

Breakfast and Lunch are included in the price of the ticket.

Hosted at the newly renovated KPU Richmond, TEDxKPU features speakers that reflect the dynamic and polytechnic characteristics of both KPU and the Greater Vancouver area. This event will engage students, employees and the KPU community in a day of discussion, education and narratives from the many inspiring speakers that will create an event that will live up to the reputation of TED. You will laugh, you may cry, but we know that you will leave feeling fulfilled and ever more curious about the world.

KPU Alumni Benefit to The Art of Leadership Conference

This September 30th enjoy a day of professional development at Canada's top leadership conference, and learn from world renowned leaders and experts! Hear from Former Mayor of New York City Rudy Giuliani, Olympian Hayley Wickenheiser, New York Times Investigative Journalist Charles Duhigg and more!

Save $50 off, with an additional $50 off each pass for groups of three or more, when registering with promo-code: KPU32

Invitation to attend the Installation of Dr. George Melville as Chancellor invite

October 1st, 2014 @ 1pm RSVP here.  

The Chancellor is the ceremonial head of the university, presiding at convocations and conferring all university degrees. As an ambassador, the Chancellor advances the University's interests and celebrates and shares the successes of KPU’s students, faculty, and staff.

We look forward to sharing this exciting event with the KPU community and seeing staff, students, faculty, alumni and external guests at this special ceremony.

Come celebrate with your KPU alumni community. Register here 

Friday - October 3, 2014

THE KEG Steakhouse & Bar

6:00 - 8:30p.m.

7948 - 120th Street, Surrey

There will be tapas, drinks, prizes, and gifts. The event is by invite only for KPU graduates (new and former). There is no cost to attend the event. Space is limited and registration is required.


  • KPU has launched a mentorship program for alumni to give back in a meaningful way and share their experience with students or fellow alumni. We are currently accepting applications from alumni who are interested in volunteering to be a mentor. If you are an alumnus and interested in being mentored, please complete the mentee application form and submit it to the alumni relations by the date noted above.
  • KPUAA chapters program - The program is a way to stay connected with your special group of friends, meet new people, and stay connected to the university in a way that is meaningful to you. In general, chapters help promote the interests and welfare of a particular group of alumni. To find out more about creating a chapter and the program, please click here.


Sep 16 / 2014

golf ball 14


Sep 13 / 2014

msoc v quest 14

Metro Vancouver…..Today’s KPU Eagles men’s soccer match versus the Quest University Kermodes came to a draw after an own-goal brought the Eagles

Sep 11 / 2014

Jane Adams to receive honorary degree from KPU.

Surrey, B.C. – Jane Adams is all about, well, everyone else.


Sep 10 / 2014

KPU Eagles Logo


Sep 6 / 2014

Metro Vancouver…..The KPU Eagles women’s soccer team fall 2-0 to the Douglas College Royals today in the Eagles’ first road game of the 2014-2015



Sep 3 / 2014

wsoc 1415 home opener




Aug 19 / 2014

Brewing lab