Pedro Henríquez Ureña National University (UNPHU) - private nonprofit higher education institution in Dominican Republic. UNPHU was officially founded in 1966. The main building of the university is located in Santo Domingo inside an urban campus. Pedro Henríquez Ureña National University is in the top 10 universities of Dominican Republic.

Application process and the cost of tuition. The admission committee requests both examination results and the document on previous academic performance. It is worth noting that the university has a liberal admission policy accepting 1 out of 2 applicants. Pedro Henríquez Ureña National University is among the universities that divides the academic schedule into semesters.

The composition of the university. Pedro Henríquez Ureña National University is relatively small, teaching about 4000 students on average. The university accepts both local and foreign students. The education is provided by more than 1500 teachers and professors. Student exchange programs is one of the draws of the university. If you wish to learn more about the university’s life you can follow them on social media: Flickr, Twitter, Facebook, Linkedin.

Infrastructure of UNPHU. The students have access to the university’s library.
General information
Finance type Nonprofit
Organization type Private
Established 1966
Abbreviation UNPHU
Teachers 1,499
Students 3,999
Religion None
Academic calendar Semesters
Admission Based on grades and examinations
Gender limitation No limits
Campus type Urban
Exchange programs Available
Library Available
• Ministerio de Educación Superior, Ciencia y Tecnología, República Dominicana
World ranking 3911
Country ranking 5
International rankings
UniPage World University Ranking 3911
Cost of living in Santo Domingo
Expenses - USD/Month Min. Med.
Accommodation 111 250
Food 163 287
Transportation 14 183
Communications and utilities 74 69
Clothing 27 102
Sports and leisure 25 80
Total 414 971
Accommodation in Santo Domingo USD/Month
Shared room outside of centre 112
Shared room in city centre 253
1 bedroom apartment outside of centre 169
1 bedroom apartment in city centre 335
Alternative title
old Universidad Nacional Pedro Henríquez Ureña
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