Profile: Polytechnic University of Puerto Rico

Fast Facts

Location:San Juan
On Campus:0%
  • Fall 08/08-10/29
  • Winter 11/14-02/18
  • Spring 03/06-05/27

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 Quarter
Costs For Plan A Tuition & Fees:

Estimated Per Quarter
Costs For Room And Meals:

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Receive From Canada

Campus Diversity
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Campus Profile

PUPR is a private, non-profit, co-educational higher education institution founded in 1966. The main campus is located in San Juan at the HatoRey ward, quite close to the Golden Mile. The main academic disciplines are: Engineering, Geomatic Sciences, Architecture and Business Administration. Also, PUPR is the largest private Hispanic Serving Engineering School in the United States and its territories. PUPR also has the authorization of the CHEPR and the accreditations of ABET, NAAB and IACBE.

Campus Location - PUPR is located closer to the Golden Mile at San Juan. This is a banking district at the meropolitan area.

Helpful Information - The language of instruction is Spanish.

Undergraduate Majors Open to NSE Students
Aerospace Sciences: Aerospace Studies

Architecture: Architecture, Interior Architecture, Landscape Architecture/Design

Art/Design/Fine Art: Interior Design

Business: Accounting, Business Administration, Entrepreneurship, Finance and Operation Management, Management, Management Information Systems, Marketing

Engineering: Aerospace Engineering, Biomedical Engineering, Chemical Engineering, Civil Engineering, Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Environmental Engineering, Geomatics Engineering, Industrial Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Software Engineering

Environmental Studies: Environmental Engineering

Geography and Urban Studies: Surveying

Information Studies: Computer Information Systems, Information Systems

Mathematics: Mathematics

Military Sciences: Army ROTC

Technology: Construction Technology, Surveying

Notable Academic Programs
Business Administration

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 Quarter - Plan A Students Tuition and Fees - Plan B Students
Maximum Credit Hours Per Quarter
Miscellaneous Fees - Per Quarter
Figures are current as of 7/10/2017.

Purpose Amount Period Plan Status
NSE Program Fee: $30 Quarter Plan A & B Mandatory
Housing Deposit: $800 Quarter Plan A & B Optional
Activity Fee: $60 Quarter Plan A Mandatory
Athletic Fee: $30 Quarter Plan A Mandatory
Health Service Fee: $20 Quarter Plan A Mandatory
Library Fee: $70 Quarter Plan A Mandatory
ID Card: $15 Quarter Plan A Mandatory
Technology Fee: $85 Quarter Plan A Mandatory
Parking Fee: $65 Quarter Plan A Optional
Enrollment Fee: $35 Quarter Plan A Mandatory

Exchange with Canada - Health Insurance
Students must purchase campus health insurance at $0 per quarter.

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: 014255

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 Quarter Off-Campus Housing Notes About Housing
Limited space available at the In House apartments. Also, we offer a share or private room in a Guesthouse with share or private bathroom depends of the availability.

Meal Plans Per Quarter

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