Universidad Politecnica de Puerto Rico

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School Information

Phone Number: (787) 622-8000
Website: www.pupr.edu
Type of School: 4-year, Private non-profit
Apply Online: mypoly.pupr.edu/ICS/Admissions/Admissions_and_Recruitment.jnz?portlet=Apply_to_PUPR
Address: 377 Ponce de Leon Ave, Hato Rey, PR 00919
Setting: City: Large
Campus Housing: Yes

Students & Programs

Student Population: 4,231
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's): 25%
Student-to-faculty Ratio: 17 to 1
Distance Learning Programs: Yes
Distance Learning Students*: 2,930 (69% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered: Associates, Bachelor's, Master's, Doctorate

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition: $8,610
Out-of-state Tuition: $8,610
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid: 94%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded: $4,776

* Full-time beginning undergraduate students. Financial aid is available to those who qualify.

Universidad Politecnica de Puerto Rico Programs

See the degree programs that are offered at Universidad Politecnica de Puerto Rico.

Degree Name Cert Assoc Bach Mast Doct
Architecture and Related Services 11
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services 12
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services 111
Education 1
Engineering 175
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields 212
Social Sciences 1
Visual and Performing Arts 1
Grand total 131213

* Based on programs that produced 2018-2019 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at Universidad Politecnica de Puerto Rico and how many students are receiving scholarships, grants, or loans as financial aid to help cover the costs of tuition.

Undergraduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees 2018-2019
In-state $8,610
Out-of-state $8,610
Books and supplies $2,356

Graduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees 2018-2019
In-state $5,490
Out-of-state $5,490

Undergraduate Student Financial Aid, 2017-2018

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students

Type of Aid Number Receiving Aid % Receiving Aid Avg. Amt. of Aid
Any student financial aid 477 94%
Grant or scholarship aid 454 90% $4,776
Student loan aid 239 47% $3,518

All Undergraduate Students

Type of Aid Number Receiving Aid % Receiving Aid Avg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid 2,461 71% $3,789
Federal student loans 1,902 55% $5,312

Admissions & Enrollment

See the admission requirements for Universidad Politecnica de Puerto Rico. Find out how many students apply and how many are accepted. View a graphical breakdown of the gender, age, and ethnicity of currently enrolled Universidad Politecnica de Puerto Rico students.

Admissions Considerations

Required Recommended Optional
Secondary school GPA
Secondary school rank
Secondary school record
Completion of college-preparatory program
Recommendations
Formal demonstration of competencies
Admission test scores
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language

Universidad Politecnica de Puerto Rico Enrollment, Fall 2019

Total Enrollment 4,231
Undergraduate enrollment 3,514
Graduate enrollment 717

Undergraduate Attendance

Undergraduate Gender

Undergraduate Age

Undergraduate Race/Ethnicity

Undergraduate Distance Education

Undergraduates taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

Graduate Distance Education

Graduate students taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

Universidad Politecnica de Puerto Rico Accreditation

This institution is accredited by Middle States Commission on Higher Education

Specialized institution accreditations:

*General information for this school has been gathered from the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) database, a service provided by the U.S. Department of Education. CollegeAtlas.org does not guarantee the accuracy of information on this page. All information is subject to change. You should confirm all information with a college admissions officer.

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