Profile: University of Puerto Rico, Bayamon

Fast Facts

On Campus:0%
  • Fall 8/13-12/14
  • Spring 1/14-5/24

Tuition & Payments

You will pay in-state/in province tuition/fees directly to your host campus.
OPEN - Host campus accepts ALL qualified applicants.

You will pay your normal tuition/fees to your home campus.
OPEN - Host campus accepts ALL qualified applicants.

Estimated Per Semester
Costs For Plan A Tuition & Fees:

Estimated Per Semester
Costs For Room And Meals:

More Info

Receive From Canada

Campus Diversity
0%Native/First Nation
0%Hawaiian/Pacific Island
0%Two or more races

Campus Profile

UPR-Bayamon is located in the heart of the industrial area of the city of Bayamón. The city has a population of approximately 194,210 located 20 minutes southwest of San Juan, the capital of Puerto Rico. Residents enjoy year-round tropical climate and colorful scenery.

The University was founded under the Regional Colleges Administration in August 1971. In July of 1998, the College obtained its autonomy within the UPR System. It is well known locally and internationally for its technological, comprehensive, and multi-purpose academic programs. The campus offers bachelor degree programs in biology, business administration, computer science,electronic engineering technology, procurement and operations management, early childhood and elementary education, secretarial administration, and adaptive physical education. Current enrollment is approximately 4,559 students most of whom commute to the campus. Quiet and friendly, the campus provides an atmosphere conducive to learning.

Helpful Information - The language of instruction is Spanish.

Undergraduate Majors Open to NSE Students

Biological Sciences: Biology/Life Science, Human Biology

Business: Accounting, Business Administration, Finance/Banking, Management, Marketing, Secretarial Administration/Science

Education: Adapted Physical Education, Elementary Education, Preschool Education

Electronics: Electronics

Engineering: Materials Engineering

Information Studies: Computer Science, Information Systems

Technology: Civil Engineering Technology, Electronics Engineering Technology, Industrial Engineering Technology

Notable Academic Programs
Applied Computer Science
Business Administration
Electronics Engineering Technology
Preschool Education
Elementary Education

Unique Academic Programs
Adapted Physical Education

Registration Priority GPA and Other Academic Requirements Exchange Preferences Mid-Year Exchange Graduate and Post-Baccalaureate Students Summer Exchange International Students (Visa Students)
Tuition and Fees Per Semester - Plan A Students Tuition and Fees - Plan B Students
Maximum Credit Hours Per Semester
Miscellaneous Fees - Per Semester
Figures are current as of 7/7/2017.

Purpose Amount Period Plan Status
Health Insurance: $586 Semester Plan A & B Mandatory
ID Card: $5 Semester Plan A & B Mandatory
Technology Fee: $25 Semester Plan A & B Mandatory
Maintenance Fee: $47 Semester Plan A & B Mandatory
Admission Application Fee: $25 Semester Plan A & B Mandatory

Exchange with Canada - Health Insurance
Students must purchase campus health insurance at $1083 per semester.

Financial Aid
Plan A
For Plan A U.S. students, aid is awarded by and disbursed from your host campus. Students apply for federally funded financial aid by using the FAFSA code of their host campus. Host campuses award aid to eligible incoming Plan A students on a first-come, first-served basis as long as funds are available. Ask your home campus NSE coordinator if your campus awards aid to their own outgoing students. If so, do not apply for aid from your host campus.

For eligible Plan A applicants U.S. federal financial aid may be available in the following programs:

Use FAFSA CODE: 010975

Plan B
For eligible Plan B students, aid is awarded by and disbursed from your home campus.

Regardless of Plan A or Plan B, students exchanging to or from Canada, apply for financial aid at their home campus.
On-Campus Housing Per Semester Off-Campus Housing Meal Plans Per Semester

All data in this document is the responsibility of the campus and has been provided by the campus NSE coordinator.