Universidad Politecnica de Puerto Rico

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Universidad Politecnica de Puerto Rico Highlights

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:Rural: Distant
Campus Housing:No

Students & Programs

Student Population:4,228
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's):15%
Student-to-faculty Ratio:18 to 1
Distance Learning Programs:Yes
Distance Learning Students*:3,611 (85% 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:$8,328
Out-of-state Tuition:$8,328
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid:89%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded:$5,098

* Full-time beginning undergraduate students

Universidad Politecnica de Puerto Rico Programs

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

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Architecture and Related Services11
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services12
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services11
Education1
Engineering75
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields112
Social Sciences1
Visual and Performing Arts1
Grand total11213

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Online Programs & Distance Learning

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

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields1
Grand total1

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 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 Fees2016-2017
In-state$8,328
Out-of-state$8,328
Books and supplies$2,342

Graduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees2016-2017
In-state$4,920
Out-of-state$4,920

Undergraduate Student Financial Aid, 2015-2016

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Any student financial aid28689%
Grant or scholarship aid26883%$5,098
Student loan aid11435%$3,521

All Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid2,28565%$1,462
Federal student loans1,61146%$2,185

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.

Undergraduate Admissions, Fall 2017

TotalMaleFemale
Number of applicants000
Percent admitted%%%
Percent admitted who enrolled%%%

Admissions Considerations

RequiredRecommendedOptional
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 2017

Total Enrollment4,228
Undergraduate enrollment3,357
Graduate enrollment871

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:

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