Founded in 1911, Universidad de Puerto Rico, Recinto Universitario de Mayagüez (University of Puerto Rico-Rio, Mayaguez Campus) is a non-profit public state higher-education institution located in the urban setting of the small city of Mayagüez (population range of 50,000-249,999 inhabitants). Officially recognized by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education, Universidad de Puerto Rico, Recinto Universitario de Mayagüez (UPRM) is a large (uniRank enrollment range: 10,000-14,999 students) coeducational Puerto Rican higher education institution. Universidad de Puerto Rico, Recinto Universitario de Mayagüez (UPRM) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as pre-bachelor degrees (i.e. certificates, diplomas, associate or foundation), bachelor degrees, master degrees, doctorate degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 109 years old Puerto Rican higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades. The admission rate range is 60-70% making this Puerto Rican higher education organization a somewhat selective institution. International students are welcome to apply for enrollment. UPRM also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, sports facilities, financial aids and/or scholarships, study abroad and exchange programs, online courses and distance learning opportunities, as well as administrative services.
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|Name||Universidad de Puerto Rico, Recinto Universitario de Mayagüez|
|Name||University of Puerto Rico-Rio, Mayaguez Campus|
|Motto||¡Antes, Ahora y Siempre...Colegio!
Before, Now and Forever, Colegio!
|Colours||Green and white|
|Address||259 Boulevard Alfonso Valdez
|Tel||+1 (787) 832 4040|
|Gender||Men and Women (coed)|
|Minority Serving||Hispanic-serving Institution|
|International Students||Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission|
|Selection Type||Yes, based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades|
|New Admission Requirements||- Secondary school GPA is required
- Secondary school rank is neither required nor recommended
- Secondary school record is required
- Completion of college-preparatory program is neither required nor recommended
- Recommendations are neither required nor recommended
- Formal demonstration of competencies is neither required nor recommended
- Admission test scores are required
- Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) is neither required nor recommended
- Other Tests (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.) are required
|Control Type||Public State|
|Land Grant Institution||Yes|
|Basic Classification||Master's Colleges & Universities: Larger Programs|
|2000 Classification||Masters Colleges and Universities I|
|Size & Setting||Four-year, large, primarily nonresidential institution|
|Enrollment Profile||Very high undergraduate|
|Undergraduate Profile||Four-year, full-time, selective, lower transfer-in institution|
|Undergraduate Instructional Program||Professions plus arts & sciences, some graduate coexistence|
|Graduate Instructional Program||Professions plus arts & sciences, high graduate coexistence|
University of Puerto Rico-Mayaguez's library collection is comprised of both physical (i.e. books, medium etc.) and digital/electronic items. In 2018 the library has reported 280,682 physical volumes, 69,688 physical media and 105 licensed digital/electronic databases. University of Puerto Rico-Mayaguez's library has 2 branches.
|Housing|| Not reported
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