University of Puerto Rico at Mayagüez (UPRM) - public higher education institution in Puerto Rico. UPRM began its activity in 1911. The university has an urban campus in Mayagueez.

University ranking. University of Puerto Rico at Mayagüez is the second best educational institution in Puerto Rico. University of Puerto Rico at Mayagüez, earned its place in the top 5% of the world universities, according to the international rankings.

Application process and the cost of tuition. When considering an applicant the deciding factor is always his/hers academic performance. Throughout the admission period more than 80 percent of applicants successfully enroll to the university. Nevertheless, in UPRM the ratio may vary dramatically depending on the study program. The cost of tuition for the bachelor’s programs is around 5,000 USD per year. UPRM is considered to be a pricey option when it comes to obtaining a master’s degree - 5,000 USD per year of study. In addition to low tuition fees the university provides the students with extra financial assistance in the form of scholarships. Among the programs applicants can also find their online equivalents and other online courses. More information about tuition fees and admission requirements can be found on the official website of the university(http://www.uprm.edu).

The composition of the university. University of Puerto Rico at Mayagüez is average in size with a capacity of 15 thousand students. The admission committee accepts the applications from foreign citizens. The university provides its students with the opportunity to participate in the international exchange programs. To learn more about the students and alumni of the university you can visit the university’s social media pages: Twitter, Youtube, Facebook, Linkedin.

Infrastructure of UPRM. The university has a dedicated library. It is a member of American Association of State Colleges and Universities (AASCU), as well as Association of Public and Land-Grant Universities (APLU), Sport affiliations and memberships: National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA).
Ranking   1599   2
Country Puerto Rico
City Mayagueez
Bachelor (foreigners) 5,000 USD/year.
Master (foreigners) 5,000 USD/year.
Bachelor (citizens) 2,500 USD/year.
Master (citizens) 2,500 USD/year.
Living expenses $598 -1,081 USD/month
Acceptance Rate 80%
Official Website
General information
Finance type Nonprofit
Organization type Public
Established 1911
Abbreviation UPRM
Students 14,999
Religion None
Admission Based on past academic records
Gender limitation No limits
Campus type Urban
Financial aid Available
Distance learning Available
Exchange programs Available
Library Available
Motto
Antes, Ahora y Siempre, Colegio!
Accreditation
• Middle States Commission on Higher Education
Affiliations
• American Association of State Colleges and Universities (AASCU)
• Association of Public and Land-Grant Universities (APLU). Sport affiliations and memberships: National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA)
Rankings
World ranking 1599
Country ranking 2
International rankings
UniPage World University Ranking 1599
Alternative title
Spanish Recinto Universitario de Mayagüez
old Universidad de Puerto Rico Mayaguez
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