Established in 1903, the Universidad de Puerto Rico (University of Puerto Rico) is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the urban setting of the medium city of San Juan (population range of 250,000-499,999 inhabitants). This institution also has branch campuses in Aguadilla, Arecibo, Bayamón, Carolina, Cayey, Humacao, Mayagüez, Ponce, Río Piedras and Utuado. Officially recognized by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education, Universidad de Puerto Rico (UPR) is a very large-sized (uniRank enrollment range: 45,000-49,999 students) coeducational Puerto Rican higher education institution. Universidad de Puerto Rico (UPR) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study table below for further details. This 120-year-old Puerto Rican higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment. UPR also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, study abroad and exchange programs, as well as administrative services.
|Address||1187 Calle Flamboyán
|+1 (787) 250 0000|
|+1 (787) 759 6917|
|Other locations||Aguadilla, Arecibo, Bayamón, Carolina, Cayey, Humacao, Mayagüez, Ponce, Río Piedras and Utuado|
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The following University of Puerto Rico's Study Areas/Degree Levels Matrix is divided into 6 main fields of study and 4 levels of degrees, from the lowest undergraduate degree to the highest postgraduate degree. This matrix aims to help quickly identify University of Puerto Rico's academic range and degree level offering.
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uniRank publishes below some basic University of Puerto Rico's admission information.
This institution admits Men and Women (coed).
Has University of Puerto Rico a selective admission policy? Yes, based on entrance examinations.
University of Puerto Rico's acceptance rate range is not reported.
International students are welcome to apply for admission at this institution.University of Puerto Rico has more than 400 international students.
When deciding on a university or evaluating its worth, university size and profile hold significance. Here are potential reasons why university size and profile can influence students' choices.
uniRank publishes below some major size and profile indicators for University of Puerto Rico.
University of Puerto Rico has an enrollment range of 45,000-49,999 students making it a very large-sized institution.
This institution has a range of 2,500-2,999 academic employees (Faculty).
University of Puerto Rico is a public higher education institution.
University of Puerto Rico is a non-profit higher education institution.
This institution's main campus is located in a Urban setting.
This institution adopts a Semesters type of academic calendar.
University of Puerto Rico does not have any religious affiliation.
uniRank provides below an overview of University of Puerto Rico's main facilities:
uniRank provides below an overview of University of Puerto Rico's main services:
This institution offers study abroad and exchange program opportunities for its students.
Not reportedThis institution has not reported offering distance education opportunities. Source: IPDES.
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University of Puerto Rico is legally recognized and/or accredited by: Middle States Commission on Higher Education
uniRank publishes the following list of the most important University of Puerto Rico's programmatic accreditations; feel free to submit any relevant missing specialized accreditations.
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uniRank publishes the following list of the most important University of Puerto Rico's affiliations and memberships; feel free to submit any relevant missing higher education-related organizations this university is affiliated with.
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Academic divisions can provide valuable insights into the range of disciplines and study areas a University focuses on and the institution's level of specialization. Generalist Universities typically offer a wide range of academic programs and have many academic divisions and subdivisions across different disciplines, while Specialized Universities tend to focus on a narrower range of programs within a specific field or industry and have fewer academic divisions and a simplified organizational structure.
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This higher education institution is not a member of the Open Education Global (OEGlobal) organization that is developing, implementing and supporting free open education and free online courses. View a list of Open Education Global members by country.
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